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Skills available for Montana fifth-grade science standards

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PS Physical Science

LS Life Science

ESS Earth and Space Science

  • ESS.1 develop a model using an example to describe ways the geosphere, biosphere, hydrosphere, or atmosphere interact

  • ESS.2 graph and explain the proportion and quantities of water and fresh water in various natural and human-made reservoirs to provide evidence about the distribution of water on Earth

  • ESS.3 obtain and combine information from various sources about ways individual communities use science ideas to protect the Earth's resources, environment, and systems and describe examples of how American Indians use scientific knowledge and practices to maintain relationships with the natural world

  • ESS.4 use evidence or models to support the claim that differences in the apparent brightness of the sun compared to other stars is due to their relative distances from Earth

  • ESS.5 graph the daily changes in the length, shape, and direction of shadows; lengths of day and night; and the seasonal appearance of select stars to communicate the patterns of the Earth's movement and describe how astronomical knowledge is used by American Indians