Tennessee - Science: 5th Grade

  • Curriculum Standards     Adopted: 2007

This correlation lists the recommended Gizmos for this state's curriculum standards. Click any Gizmo title below to go to the Gizmo Details page.

GLE 0507.2: All life is interdependent and interacts with the environment.

GLE 0507.2.1: Investigate different nutritional relationships among organisms in an ecosystem.

Forest Ecosystem

GLE 0507.3: Matter and energy flow through the biosphere.

GLE 0507.3.1: Demonstrate how all living things rely on the process of photosynthesis to obtain energy.

Pond Ecosystem

GLE 0507.4: Plants and animals reproduce and transmit hereditary information between generations.

GLE 0507.4.1: Describe how genetic information is passed from parents to offspring during reproduction.

Inheritance

GLE 0507.4.2: Recognize that some characteristics are inherited while others result from interactions with the environment.

Inheritance

GLE 0507.6: The cosmos is vast and explored well enough to know its basic structure and operational principles.

GLE 0507.6.1: Compare planets based on their known characteristics.

Solar System

GLE 0507.9: The composition and structure of matter is known, and it behaves according to principles that are generally understood.

GLE 0507.9.3: Investigate factors that affect the rate at which various materials freeze, melt, or evaporate.

Phases of Water

GLE 0507.10: Various forms of energy are constantly being transformed into other types without any net loss of energy from the system.

GLE 0507.10.2: Conduct experiments on the transfer of heat energy through conduction, convection, and radiation.

Conduction and Convection
Heat Absorption
Heat Transfer by Conduction
Radiation

GLE 0507.12: Everything in the universe exerts a gravitational force on everything else; there is an interplay between magnetic fields and electrical currents.

GLE 0507.12.1: Recognize that the earth attracts objects without directly touching them.

Free Fall Tower

GLE 0507.12.2: Investigate how the shape of an object influences the way that it falls toward the earth.

Free Fall Tower

GLE 0507.12.3: Provide examples of how forces can act at a distance.

Free Fall Tower

Content correlation last revised: 7/9/2009