Scientific Thinking and Inquiry Lesson Plan Templates in 5th Grade Science

Find free Elementary (Grades 3-5) Science Lesson Plan Templates on Scientific Thinking and Inquiry.
The Aeronauts Lesson for Upper Elementary: Hot Air Balloon Engineering Design Challenge
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  • Science
  • Elementary (Grades 3-5)
NGSS
Check out The Aeronauts lesson for upper elementary for a fun way to engage your students in learning. Overview: Engineering Design Challenge Using...
Layers of the Atmosphere for Upper Elementary
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  • Science
  • Elementary (Grades 3-5)
NGSS
Overview: Students will engage with information from books and other reliable media to learn about the layers of the Earth's atmosphere. Learning...
Cloud Elevation Lesson for Upper Elementary
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  • Science
  • Elementary (Grades 3-5)
NGSS
Overview: Students will investigate how clouds are formed, at what elevations they occur and how they can help predict the weather. Driving Question...
Why is there thunder and lightning?
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  • Science
  • Pre-K, K-2, 3-5
Join Timon and Pumba as they find out why there is thunder and lightning.
Why do we sneeze?
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Join Timon and Pumba as they find out why we sneeze.
Healthy Habits for Life
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North Carolina DOE
Students will create informational newsletters to share with an online audience including parents and community members. Students will work in teams...
How does a CD play music?
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  • Science
  • Pre-K, K-2, 3-5
Join Timon and Pumba as they find out how a CD plays music.
Smelly Bats - Diffusion Activity
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  • Science
  • Elementary (Grades 3-5)
Here’s a fun lesson plan for Halloween that demonstrates diffusion and the properties of stretchy polymers. Target Grades: 3-5 Subjects : Chemistry,...
Elephant Feet
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Updated: 
2019
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  • Science
  • K-2, 3-5
African elephants can weigh up to 7.5 tons! You might think that carrying so much weight around would be hard on the joints. You might also think...
Winter Solstice Embossed Suns
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Students will learn about the Winter Solstice while practicing the technique of embossing into metal. Students will also learn about textures and...