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Science 21

  

Science 21 is our K-5 Science Program

 

SCIENCE K-5 Scope & Sequence

Kindergarten - Exploring Our World
Unit 1: Using My Senses to Learn About and Appreciate Science (Mystery Box)
Unit 2: Using My Senses to Learn About Me in My World (Human Body, Senses, Health & Safety)
Unit 3: Using My Senses to Learn About Other Living Things in My World (Properties of Plants and Properties of Animals)
Unit 4: Using My Senses to Learn About Non-Living Things in My World


First Grade - Order in our World
Unit 1: Organizing Ourselves to Do Science Investigations
Unit 2: Investigating Attributes and Properties of Objects
Unit 3: Identify the States of Matter
Unit 4: Investigating Living Things (Hermit Crabs)


Second Grade - Measuring Changes in Our World
Unit 1: Tools to Measure Our World
Unit 2: Observing and Measuring Changes in Energy
Unit 3: Observing & Measuring Changes in Living Things (Crayfish)
Unit 4: Observing and Measuring Changes in the Environment


Third Grade - Cycles in the Natural World
Unit 1: How a Scientist Investigates Plant Cycles
Unit 2: How a Scientist Investigates Electricity
Unit 3: How a Scientist Investigates Water Cycles
Unit 4: How a Scientist Investigates Animal Cycles (Butterflies)


Fourth Grade - Organization in the Natural World
Unit 1: Organizing Ourselves for Doing Science
Unit 2: Digestion, Nutrients, Food Chains and Food Webs
Unit 3: Simple Machines
Unit 4: Organization of the Earth (Constructive & Destructive Forces, Rocks & Minerals)


Fifth Grade - Interactions in the Natural World
Unit 1: Interactions of Chemical Matter (Focus on Controlled Studies)
Unit 2: Interactions in the Microworld
Unit 3: Interactions in the Human Body (Respiratory/Circulatory & Muscular/Skeletal Systems & Genetics)
Unit 4: Interactions in the Environment - Energy Transfer


Additional information can be found at www.pnwboces.org/Science21/