Inspire students to explore real-world science topics. 14 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 healthy ecosystems; nutrients for survival; the stars; gravity; protecting our planet; tiny particles of matter; identifying matter by properties; and more. 224 pages.See Inside!