5th Grade Core Alignments

    5th Grade Core Alignments

    Core Alignments


    Standard 1:

    Students will understand that chemical and physical changes occur in matter.

    Objective 2: Evaluate evidence that indicates a physical change has occurred.


    Standard 5:

    Students will understand that traits are passed from the parent organisms to their offspring, and that sometimes the offspring may possess variations of these traits that may help or hinder survival in a given environment.

    Objective 1Using supporting evidence, show that traits are transferred from a parent organism to its offspring.


    Objective 2: Describe how some characteristics could give a species a survival advantage in a particular environment.



    1. Use Science Process and Thinking Skills

    2. Manifest Scientific Attitudes and Interests

    3. Understand Science Concepts and Principles

    4. Communicate Effectively Using Science Language and Reasoning

    5. Demonstrate Awareness of Social and Historical Aspects of Science

    6. Understand the Nature of Science


    Measurement & Data


    Represent and interpret data.