Science - 5th Grade
Students will understand that chemical and physical changes occur in matter.
5th Grade OER Science Textbook
This Open Educational Resource (OER) textbook has been written specifically for students as a reputable source for them to obtain information aligned to the Utah Science Standards.
5th Grade Sci-ber Text
From USBE, a fun, interactive online textbook. Correlates directly with Utah's science core curriculum.
5th Grade Teacher Resource Book (TRB)
Great resource for teaching the core curriculum, including activities and background information.
Lab on Chemical Changes.
Take a look and see how the matter in the famous statue, the Statue of Liberty, has changed over time.
Physical & Chemical Changes in Matter
This National Park Service group of lesson plans teaches students about the difference between physical changes and chemical changes in matter. It also includes lessons on air quality and the ozone.
Utah National Parks
Check out Utah's five National Parks and all the things that can be learned from them.
Great website to learn and review concept of matter.
http://www.uen.org - in partnership with Utah State Board of Education
(USBE) and Utah System of Higher Education
(USHE). Send questions or comments to USBE Specialist -
and see the Science - Elementary website. For
general questions about Utah's Core Standards contact the Director
- DIANA SUDDRETH .
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