Week 24 Science Lessons: Carbon Dioxide – Oxygen Cycle and Photosynthesis

Grade 5 Science Week Twenty-four Lessons This week we will continue the Environments Unit. We are going to take a look at how the carbon dioxide- oxygen cycle and photosynthesis work, and why they are important. Links to actual materials and lessons are provided throughout this post. I hope you can find something to help make planning this … Continue reading Week 24 Science Lessons: Carbon Dioxide – Oxygen Cycle and Photosynthesis

Week Eighteen Science Lessons: Moon Phases

Grade 5 Science Week Eighteen Lessons This week we will continue the Space Unit. This week we will cover the Moon Phases. Moon phases are not exactly a 5th grade standard. However, they are required to know it and recall the phases from 4th grade. Students struggle with understanding the moon phases even in middle school! So, it … Continue reading Week Eighteen Science Lessons: Moon Phases

The Twelve Days of Christmas Tips and Gifts: Tenth Day – Higher Level Thinking Activites

Follow with me each day as I post my 12 gifts of Christmas for teachers. Each day will have a tip to encourage engaged learning in your classroom and a free gift to accompany that tip. Here goes the tenth day! On the tenth day of Christmas, Elementary Ali gave to me… Ten Higher Level Thinking Activities! … Continue reading The Twelve Days of Christmas Tips and Gifts: Tenth Day – Higher Level Thinking Activites

Week Seventeen Science Lessons: The Water Cycle

Grade 5 Science Week Seventeen Lessons This week we will start the Space Unit. Space in 5th grade looks at the interactions between space and earth. We will be exploring the Water Cycle this week. Students will observe and diagram the steps of the water cycle. Here is a lesson to help you plan. Links to actual … Continue reading Week Seventeen Science Lessons: The Water Cycle

The Twelve Days of Christmas Tips and Gifts: Fourth Day of Christmas – Interactive Notebook Templates

Follow with me each day as I post my 12 gifts of Christmas for teachers. Each day will have a tip to encourage engaged learning in your classroom and a free gift to accompany that tip. Here goes the fourth day! On the fourth day of Christmas, Elementary Ali gave to me… Four Interactive Notebook Templates! Interactive … Continue reading The Twelve Days of Christmas Tips and Gifts: Fourth Day of Christmas – Interactive Notebook Templates

The 12 Days of Christmas Tips and Gifts: Third Day of Christmas – Vocabulry Template

Follow with me each day as I post my 12 gifts of Christmas for teachers. Each day will have a tip to encourage engaged learning in your classroom and a free gift to accompany that tip. Here goes the third day! On the third day of Christmas, Elementary Ali gave to me… Three fun ways to learn … Continue reading The 12 Days of Christmas Tips and Gifts: Third Day of Christmas – Vocabulry Template

The 12 Days of Christmas Tips and Gifts: Second Day of Christmas – Graphic Organizers

Follow with me each day as I post my 12 gifts of Christmas for teachers. Each day will have a tip to encourage engaged learning in your classroom and a free gift to accompany that tip. Here goes the second day! On the second day of Christmas, Elementary Ali gave to me... Two Engaging Graphic Organizers! Graphic … Continue reading The 12 Days of Christmas Tips and Gifts: Second Day of Christmas – Graphic Organizers

Week Sixteen Science Lessons: Weather vs. Climate

Grade 5 Science Week Sixteen Lessons This week we will continue the Earth Unit. We will be comparing Weather vs. Climate. Students will learn the difference between the two terms. Here is a lesson to help you plan. Links to actual materials and lessons are provided throughout this post. I hope you can find something to … Continue reading Week Sixteen Science Lessons: Weather vs. Climate

Week Fourteen Science Lessons: Natural Resources and Alternative Energy

Grade 5 Science Week Fourteen Lessons This week we will continue the Earth Unit. We will be exploring natural resources and alternative energy. Students will learn about the types of resources, how we use them, and the importance of conservation.  Here is a lesson to help you plan. Links to actual materials and lessons are provided throughout … Continue reading Week Fourteen Science Lessons: Natural Resources and Alternative Energy

Week Twelve Science Lessons: The Rock Cycle, Fossils, and Fossil Fuels

Grade 5 Science Week Twelve Lessons This week we will begin the Earth Unit. We will be exploring the rock cycle, sedimentary rocks, fossils, and fossil fuels this week!  Here is a lesson to help you plan. Links to actual materials and lessons are provided throughout this post. I  hope you can find something to help make planning this … Continue reading Week Twelve Science Lessons: The Rock Cycle, Fossils, and Fossil Fuels