ARTICLE: SCHOLASTIC PARENTS
The fifth grade science curriculum reinforces kids understanding of important scientific concepts. This is the best way to prepare them for studying science as an independent subject in 6th grade. Find out what your fifth grader will learn through science experiments and research.
In this Staff Workshop, Seefeldt offers instructions in organizing students Science Experiences. Also see the Teacher Handout: "Sciencing" and Young Children.
Use chocolate and marshmallows to demonstrate the properties of lava! You can conduct this experiment while students observe or allow students to participate.
In today's early childhood programs, there is a growing emphasis on skill-building. Families can become willing partners in providing developmentally appropriate math and science experiences at home. Read up on ways to partner with families.