Inspire students to explore real-world science topics. 13 robust science units present important science concepts in life, earth, and physical science. Each unit guides students in exploring a science concept following the 5E model: Engage, Explore, Explain, Evaluate and Extend. The variety of activities helps to build on students' prior knowledge and experience, and helps them apply their understanding of the science concept in a creative way. Topics include plant, animal and human life structures; erosion and weathering; natural disasters; the nature of energy; light energy; sound energy; heat energy and more. 224 pages.See Inside!