3 themes, 54 chapters 1,652 activities
covering 5th Grade official curriculum in Science
In addition to the concepts and skills acquired in grades K-4, fifth grade students focus on models and reasoning. The content learned is intensified to provide a comprehensive overview of important concepts and skills necessary for middle school. In this application topics such as the following are reviewed: matter, energy, force & motion, electricity, instruments, measuring invisible substances, body systems, ecology, inheritance, Earth’s resources, conservation, plate tectonics, and more. Each chapter includes stimulating images and skill-building question sets that serve to engage students in science and also help them retain material learned.
Loaded with thousands of questions, apps cover official educational curricula & comply with Common Core State Standards.
This app creates great game dynamics and incentives, so that the user always wants to progress further in the application.
Apps embed a blackboard and a calculator for students to write and calculate directly on the screen without having to leave the app.
A lesson summary is attached to each chapter, to underline the core concepts students should know to answer questions.
Move instantly from one screen to the next. Stop waiting for information to load from a server: bandwidth is no longer an issue.
Apps automatically sync in the background in order to load new activities whenever an Internet connection is available.
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iTooch 5th Grade Science author, Rachel Oser, has taught science for eight years in various public schools throughout the east coast of the US. She has a particular passion for developing curriculum and designing engaging lessons for students to maintain their wonder about the natural world. With a BA in Psychology from Queen’s College, and an MA in Biology from University of Maryland, she is also continuing her studies by pursuing a PhD in science education from Curtin University. Rachel currently lives in Hong Kong with her husband and three children and loves to get in touch with nature in a concrete jungle.
iTooch 5th Grade Science editor, Eileen Heyes, has a BA in journalism from California State University, Long Beach. She wrote and edited at newspapers for 30 years while trying to decide what she wanted to be when she grew up. She is the author of three nonfiction books for teens and two mysteries for children. In learning the storytelling craft, she has studied screenwriting and improv, earned a certificate in Documentary Arts, and volunteered in the street cast of a Renaissance Faire. She takes it all back into the classroom as a writer-in-residence with the United Arts Council of Wake County, North Carolina. Originally from Los Angeles, she now lives in Raleigh with her brilliant husband and one of her two interesting, articulate sons.