Science 5 - Curriculum Map - New York State Standards Aligned

  • Amy Lester
    Living Environment/Physical Setting

    >> Unit:

    >> Earth, Moon, and Beyond
    Physical Science-Key Ideas Addressed: #1
    > Sub-Unit Standards Addressed:
    > Earth and Moon
    * Earth and moon in space-rotation, revolution, tides
    * Solar and lunar eclipses
    * Moon's landscape
    * Comparing Earth's and the moon's features
    > Space Exploration
    * Exploring the solar system-past to present
    PI's Addressed: ~ 1.1a - 1.1j
    >> Unit:
    >> Processes That Change the Earth
    Physical Science-Key Ideas Addressed: #2, #4
    > Sub-Unit Standards Addressed:
    > Atmospheric Conditions of Weather and Climate
    * Observing and measuring atmospheric conditions
    * Factors that affect changes in weather and climate
    * Earth's storms
    > Water Cycle
    * Evaporation, condensation, precipitation~Earth's water sources
    PI's Addressed: ~2.1a-2.1b/2.1g-2.1j ~2.2i-2.2r ~4.1a-4.1b ~4.2a/4.2d
    >> Unit:
    >> Systems and Interactions in Nature
    Living Environment-Key Ideas Addressed: #5, #6, #7
    > Sub-Unit Standards Addressed:
    > Earth's Land Biomes
     * Physical features of Earth's 6 major land biomes
    * Adaptive characteristics of the diverse organisms that inhabit Earth's biomes
    > Water Ecosystems
    * Saltwater, freshwater, estuaries
    * Life in Earth's waters-adaptations for survival
    PI's Addressed: ~5.1a-5.1g ~6.1a-6.1c ~6.2a-6.2c ~7.1a-7.1e ~7.2a-7.2d
    >> Unit:
    >> Processes of Living Things
    Living Environment-Key Ideas Addressed: #1, #2, #4, #5, #6
    > Sub-Unit Standards Addressed:
    > The Microscope/Microscopy
    * Structure & function & usage of the microscope
    * Single-celled & multi-cellular organisms
    > Single Cells to Body Systems
    * Cells-structure & function: plant + animal
    * Cells, tissues, organs, systems
    * Organization & functioning of human body systems
    PI's Addressed: ~1.1a-1.1h ~1.2a-1.2j ~2.1a-2.1e ~2.2a ~4.1a ~4.4a ~5.1a, 5.1c-5.1g ~5.2a ~6.1a ~6.2a-6.2c
    >> Unit:
    >> Nature of Science
    Expanded Process Skills-Learning Standards
    > Sub-Unit Standards Addressed:
    > Scientific Method-Steps to Problem Solving
    * Experimental design & using the scientific method
    > Metric System & Scientific Measurement
    * Basic metric units of measurement-meter, liter, gram
    * Metric tools of measure
    * Metric unit conversions
    > Scientific Data Analysis-Skill Work
    * Data table design
    * Graph construction

    * Interpretation of data to generate predictions & form conclusions

     

    Standard 1: Scientific/Mathematical-Analysis, Inquiry, and Design