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Skills available for Texas fifth-grade science standards

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1-4 Scientific investigation and reasoning

5 Matter and energy

  • 5 The student knows that matter has measurable physical properties and those properties determine how matter is classified, changed, and used.

    • A classify matter based on measurable, testable, and observable physical properties, including mass, magnetism, physical state (solid, liquid, and gas), relative density (sinking and floating using water as a reference point), solubility in water, and the ability to conduct or insulate thermal energy or electric energy;

    • B demonstrate that some mixtures maintain physical properties of their ingredients such as iron filings and sand and sand and water; and

    • C identify changes that can occur in the physical properties of the ingredients of solutions such as dissolving salt in water or adding lemon juice to water.

6 Force, motion, and energy

7-8 Earth and space

9-10 Organisms and environments