• FOSS Science Curriculum Grades 3 - 5

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    3-5 Science Curriculum- Links to the various science topics taught in the Centennial School District

    Dewey Numbers

    Land forms
    551.43 Mountains
    551.44 Caves
    551.452 Rain Forests
    551.453 Grasslands/Tundra
    551.454 Deserts
    551.46 Seashores
    574.5 Wetlands


    Magnetism & Electricity

    507.2 Experiments
    538 Magentism
    621.3 Energy & Electricity

    Measurement
    389 Measuring Units
    529 Time Measurement
    E Picture Books

    Rocks & Minerals
    507.2 Experiments with Mud and Dirt
    549 Minerals
    551 Earth
    551 Rocks
    560 Fossils

    Sound
    530 Sound
    534 Sound
    612 Ear

    Structures of Life
    574 Life Cycles
    575 Organisims
    580 Plants
    590-599 Animals

    Water
    507.2 Experiments with water
    551.4 Water cycles in nature & properties of water
    551.46 Rivers & Oceans
    551.5 Rain & the Water Cycle
    621.31 Water Power
    628.1 Water Supply, Water Works
    821 Water Poetry
    E Picture Books