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5th Grade Science Vocabulary
Mass
Matter
Insulate/Insulator
Conduct/Conductor
amount of matter an object has
anything that has mass and takes up space
material that DOES NOT let heat or electricity move through it
material that DOES let heat or electricity move through it ea…
Mass
amount of matter an object has
Matter
anything that has mass and takes up space
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5th Grade Science Review
atom
element
compounds
chemical reaction
The smallest particle of an element that has the chemical pro…
A substance that cannot be broken down into any other substan…
A substance made up of two or more elements that are chemical…
A change in the arrangement of the atoms or molecules of two…
atom
The smallest particle of an element that has the chemical pro…
element
A substance that cannot be broken down into any other substan…
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5th Grade Science Vocabulary
Ecosystem
Biome
producer
consumer
A system formed by the interaction of a community of organism…
A group of ecosystems with similar climates and organisms
An organism that makes its own food through photosynthesis.
An organism that eats producers or other organisms for energy.
Ecosystem
A system formed by the interaction of a community of organism…
Biome
A group of ecosystems with similar climates and organisms
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5th Grade Science Vocabulary
Ecosystem
Biome
producer
consumer
A system formed by the interaction of a community of organism…
A group of ecosystems with similar climates and organisms
An organism that makes its own food through photosynthesis.
An organism that eats producers or other organisms for energy.
Ecosystem
A system formed by the interaction of a community of organism…
Biome
A group of ecosystems with similar climates and organisms
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5th Grade Science - Electricity
Static Electricity
Electric Current
Series Circuit
Parallel Circuit
Positive and negative electric charges that are separated fro…
a flow of electricity through a conductor
an electric circuit that has only one pathway for the electri…
a circuit that has 2 or more pathways for an electric current…
Static Electricity
Positive and negative electric charges that are separated fro…
Electric Current
a flow of electricity through a conductor
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5th Grade Science - Cell
Organism
Cell
Chlorophyll
Tissue
Any living thing that can carry out its life on its own.
The smallest unit of living matter
A green chemical in plan cells that allows plants to use the…
A group of similar cells that work together at the same job.
Organism
Any living thing that can carry out its life on its own.
Cell
The smallest unit of living matter
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5th Grade Science
ecosystem
living element
nonliving element
adaptation
a community of living and nonliving things in their natural e…
a part of the ecosystem like a plant or animal that requires…
a part of the ecosystem that is not living, such as sunlight,…
an inherited trait or learned behavior that helps an organism…
ecosystem
a community of living and nonliving things in their natural e…
living element
a part of the ecosystem like a plant or animal that requires…
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Science 5th grade Biomes
climate zone
open-ocean zone
near-shore zone
estuary
region where annual patterns of rainfall, temperature, and su…
Area of deep water where most animal and plnat organisms live…
area of calm water, constant temperature, and much algae grow…
a place where a freshwater river empties into the ocean
climate zone
region where annual patterns of rainfall, temperature, and su…
open-ocean zone
Area of deep water where most animal and plnat organisms live…
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Earth Science 5th Grade
plates
fault
hot spot
weathering
Gigantic slabs of rock that make up the Earth's crust.
A break or crack where 2 plates meet.
A place where magma partially melts through Earth's crust and…
A slow process that breaks down rocks into smaller pieces.
plates
Gigantic slabs of rock that make up the Earth's crust.
fault
A break or crack where 2 plates meet.
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5th Grade Physical Science
Matter
Mass
Magnetism
Physical Properties
Anything that has mass and takes up space
A measure of the amount of matter in an object
The properties of attraction possessed by magnets
Properties of a substance that can be observed, measured, or…
Matter
Anything that has mass and takes up space
Mass
A measure of the amount of matter in an object
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5th Grade STAAR Science
Mass
Physical State
Properties
Matter
A measure of the amount of matter in an object
The classification of matter as a solid, a liquid or a gas
Appearances of an object including: mass, magnetism, physical…
Anything that has mass and takes up space
Mass
A measure of the amount of matter in an object
Physical State
The classification of matter as a solid, a liquid or a gas
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Physical Science 5th Grade
Matter
Mixture
Solution
Evaporation
Anything that has mass and takes up space.
A combination of two or more items.
A mixture in which one substance is dissolved in another
Used to separate salt from water.
Matter
Anything that has mass and takes up space.
Mixture
A combination of two or more items.
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5th Grade Science - Cell
Organism
Cell
Tissue
Organ
Any living thing that can carry out its life on its own. Thes…
The smallest unit of living matter
A group of similar cells that work together at the same job.
A group of tissues that work together to do a certain job.
Organism
Any living thing that can carry out its life on its own. Thes…
Cell
The smallest unit of living matter
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5th Grade Earth Science
Natural Resources
Renewable Resources
Nonrenewable Resources
Inexhaustible Resources
Earth materials in the environment that are useful to people
Resources that nature can produce again and again in a relati…
Resources that nature cannot replace quickly enough to meet p…
Resources that can never be used up or are abundant
Natural Resources
Earth materials in the environment that are useful to people
Renewable Resources
Resources that nature can produce again and again in a relati…
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Heredity-5th Grade Science
environment
inherited
instincts
learned behavior
the surroundings in which an organism lives
a characteristic passed from parents to their young
behaviors that are inherited from the parent organism
an action that is learned through trial and error or is broug…
environment
the surroundings in which an organism lives
inherited
a characteristic passed from parents to their young
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Science Tools 5th Grade
Calculator
Hand Lens
Metric Ruler
Thermometer
Calculator
Hand Lens
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Physical Science 5th grade
Adaptation (adaptacion)
atmosphere (atmosfera)
atom (atomo)
Axis (eje)
a characteristic of an organism that increases its chance of…
the layers of gas that surround Earth
the smallest unit of a chemical element that can still retain…
the imaginary line on which an object rotates (e.g., Earth ax…
Adaptation (adaptacion)
a characteristic of an organism that increases its chance of…
atmosphere (atmosfera)
the layers of gas that surround Earth
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Energy 5th grade science
potential energy
kinetic energy
energy
energy transfer
energy due to an object's condition or position (stored energy)
energy of motion
the ability to cause a change in matter
movement of energy from one place or object to another
potential energy
energy due to an object's condition or position (stored energy)
kinetic energy
energy of motion
5th Grade STAAR Science
Mass
Physical State
Properties
Matter
A measure of the amount of matter in an object
The classification of matter as a solid, a liquid or a gas
Appearances of an object including: mass, magnetism, physical…
Anything that has mass and takes up space
Mass
A measure of the amount of matter in an object
Physical State
The classification of matter as a solid, a liquid or a gas
20 terms
5th Grade Science - Cell
Organism
Cell
Chlorophyll
Tissue
Any living thing that can carry out its life on its own.
The smallest unit of living matter
A green chemical in plan cells that allows plants to use the…
A group of similar cells that work together at the same job.
Organism
Any living thing that can carry out its life on its own.
Cell
The smallest unit of living matter
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5th Grade Earth Science
Salt Water
Oceans
Condensation
Fresh Water
the water that covers most of the Earth's surface
97% of the Earth is what?
The formation of fog and clouds
Can be extended by recycling and conservation
Salt Water
the water that covers most of the Earth's surface
Oceans
97% of the Earth is what?
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5th Grade Science - Alternate
photosynthesis
decomposer
omnivore
food chain
The process by which plants make food, using energy from sunl…
An organism that breaks down the remains of dead plants and a…
An animal that eats plants or other animals
the transfer of energy between organisms in an ecosystem
photosynthesis
The process by which plants make food, using energy from sunl…
decomposer
An organism that breaks down the remains of dead plants and a…
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5th Grade Science, LIGHT
light
reflection
refraction
prism
a form of energy that can travel through space
light bouncing off the surface of an object
how objects look when light bends as it passes from air to wa…
an object that separates white light into bands of colored li…
light
a form of energy that can travel through space
reflection
light bouncing off the surface of an object
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5th Grade Science Vocabulary
Mass
Matter
Insulate/Insulator
Conduct/Conductor
amount of matter an object has
anything that has mass and takes up space
material that DOES NOT let heat or electricity move through it
material that DOES let heat or electricity move through it ea…
Mass
amount of matter an object has
Matter
anything that has mass and takes up space
42 terms
5th Grade Life Science
Organism
Inherited Trait
Learned Behavior
Offspring
A living thing
A characteristic that is passed from parents to their offspring
A behavior that an animal develops by observing other animals…
New organisms that come from parent organisms.
Organism
A living thing
Inherited Trait
A characteristic that is passed from parents to their offspring
25 terms
5th Grade Science Vocabulary
Mass
Matter
Insulate/Insulator
Conduct/Conductor
amount of matter an object has
anything that has mass and takes up space
material that DOES NOT let heat or electricity move through it
material that DOES let heat or electricity move through it ea…
Mass
amount of matter an object has
Matter
anything that has mass and takes up space
22 terms
Science Tools 5th Grade
Calculator
Hand Lens
Metric Ruler
Thermometer
Calculator
Hand Lens
18 terms
Energy 5th grade science
potential energy
kinetic energy
energy
energy transfer
energy due to an object's condition or position (stored energy)
energy of motion
the ability to cause a change in matter
movement of energy from one place or object to another
potential energy
energy due to an object's condition or position (stored energy)
kinetic energy
energy of motion
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5th Grade Science Chapter 7
Stratus, Cumulus, Cirrus
Oceans cover ____________ % of Earth.
________ carries warm water toward the…
Cold water with ___________ is heavier…
75
Currents
high salinity, low salinity
Stratus, Cumulus, Cirrus
Oceans cover ____________ % of Earth.
75
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Motion 5th grade science
motion
phenomenon
position
relative position
A change in position over time
A fact or event which can be observed and/or documented
the location of an object
An object's position compared to another object
motion
A change in position over time
phenomenon
A fact or event which can be observed and/or documented
10 terms
5th Grade Science Water Cycle
water cycle
evaporation
atmosphere
condensation
the process that water continuously moves from the Earth's su…
the process by which the liquid changes into gas
the mixture of gases that surround a planet
the process by which a gas changes into liquid
water cycle
the process that water continuously moves from the Earth's su…
evaporation
the process by which the liquid changes into gas
63 terms
5th Grade Science Review
atom
element
compounds
chemical reaction
The smallest particle of an element that has the chemical pro…
A substance that cannot be broken down into any other substan…
A substance made up of two or more elements that are chemical…
A change in the arrangement of the atoms or molecules of two…
atom
The smallest particle of an element that has the chemical pro…
element
A substance that cannot be broken down into any other substan…
60 terms
5th grade Science Chapter 2
mosses and liverworts
rhizoids
spores
Seedless Vascular plants
nonvascular plant. ... Form in damp places about 1-2 inch high.…
the structures that anchor moss and liverworts in one place.…
cells found inside capsule that can develop into new organism…
use spores to reproduce. Have long tubelike cells that transp…
mosses and liverworts
nonvascular plant. ... Form in damp places about 1-2 inch high.…
rhizoids
the structures that anchor moss and liverworts in one place.…
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Science 5th grade Biomes
climate zone
open-ocean zone
near-shore zone
estuary
region where annual patterns of rainfall, temperature, and su…
Area of deep water where most animal and plnat organisms live…
area of calm water, constant temperature, and much algae grow…
a place where a freshwater river empties into the ocean
climate zone
region where annual patterns of rainfall, temperature, and su…
open-ocean zone
Area of deep water where most animal and plnat organisms live…
34 terms
5th Grade Science SOL
quantitative data
qualitative data
friction
mechanical energy
data based on numbers
describing physical characteristic (color, odor, shape)
A force that resists motion
Energy made by a MACHINE
quantitative data
data based on numbers
qualitative data
describing physical characteristic (color, odor, shape)
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5th grade science vocabulary
classification key
conclusion
controlled (constant) variable
data
a graph, table or method in which items are separated in an o…
the sumary of the experiment's result, and how those results…
details in the experiment that will not change
the results colected during the experiment
classification key
a graph, table or method in which items are separated in an o…
conclusion
the sumary of the experiment's result, and how those results…
27 terms
5th Grade Science - Earth Science
crust 地壳
erosion 侵蚀
sediment 沉积岩
weathering 风化
the thin, rocky outer layer of Earth that makes up the contin…
destructive force in which pieces of rock are moved from plac…
weathered rock pieces deposited by wind, water, or ice
destructive force that breaks down rocks into smaller pieces
crust 地壳
the thin, rocky outer layer of Earth that makes up the contin…
erosion 侵蚀
destructive force in which pieces of rock are moved from plac…
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5th grade science terms
scientific method
Observation
Hypothesis
Experiment
a way scientists seek to understand the world and living thin…
The act of watching something very carefully
an initial, testable explanation of an observation
a controlled scientific test
scientific method
a way scientists seek to understand the world and living thin…
Observation
The act of watching something very carefully
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5th Grade Science Vocabulary Words
respiratory system
trachea
lungs
bronchial trees
A group of organs and tissues that exchange oxygen and carbon…
Also called the windpipe, a stiff tube that carries air to an…
Large, soft, spongy organs located in the chest: the main org…
Branches of the trachea that split into smaller and smaller t…
respiratory system
A group of organs and tissues that exchange oxygen and carbon…
trachea
Also called the windpipe, a stiff tube that carries air to an…
34 terms
5th grade science terms
scientific method
Observation
Hypothesis
Experiment
a way scientists seek to understand the world and living thin…
The act of watching something very carefully
an initial, testable explanation of an observation
a controlled scientific test
scientific method
a way scientists seek to understand the world and living thin…
Observation
The act of watching something very carefully
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5th Grade Science Unit 4
Clay
Deposition
Erosion
Glacier
the smallest rock particle found in soil
process by which weathered and eroded material is deposited b…
the process where earth materials are broken down and moved f…
a thick layer of compacted ice and snow that stays frozen all…
Clay
the smallest rock particle found in soil
Deposition
process by which weathered and eroded material is deposited b…
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5th Grade Science Unit 3
Closed (complete , working) circuit
Conductor
Electrical energy
Electromagnetic
a closed conducting circle or loop through which current can…
a substance or object that allows energy to flow through it e…
energy that is absorbed or delivered by an electric circuit
field a physical region that is affected by the interaction o…
Closed (complete , working) circuit
a closed conducting circle or loop through which current can…
Conductor
a substance or object that allows energy to flow through it e…
Science Review 5th grade
Cerebrum
Brain stem
Cerebellum
Neuron
Largest part of the brain; coordinates thought, reasoning, mo…
Connects the brain to the spinal cord... Controls breathing and…
Balance and coordination... Back part of the brain; it's functio…
Cell that carries messages throughout the nervous system
Cerebrum
Largest part of the brain; coordinates thought, reasoning, mo…
Brain stem
Connects the brain to the spinal cord... Controls breathing and…
5th Grade Science Review
Ecosystem
Habitat
Community
Niche
A community of all of the living and non-living things in an…
Physical area in which an organism lives.
A group of populations living and interacting in the same area.
Organism's role, or job, in its habitat.
Ecosystem
A community of all of the living and non-living things in an…
Habitat
Physical area in which an organism lives.
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5th Grade STAAR Science
Mass
Physical State
Properties
Matter
A measure of the amount of matter in an object
The classification of matter as a solid, a liquid or a gas
Appearances of an object including: mass, magnetism, physical…
Anything that has mass and takes up space
Mass
A measure of the amount of matter in an object
Physical State
The classification of matter as a solid, a liquid or a gas
11 terms
5th Grade Science - Electricity
Static Electricity
Electric Current
Series Circuit
Parallel Circuit
Positive and negative electric charges that are separated fro…
a flow of electricity through a conductor
an electric circuit that has only one pathway for the electri…
a circuit that has 2 or more pathways for an electric current…
Static Electricity
Positive and negative electric charges that are separated fro…
Electric Current
a flow of electricity through a conductor
58 terms
5th Grade Science Review
cell
cell wall
cell membrane
nucleus
A tiny part of a living plant or animal.
Surrounds the plant cell and helps to keep its shape.
Allows water and nutrients to come and and waste to go out of…
Controls the cell's grown, the "brain" that contains genetic…
cell
A tiny part of a living plant or animal.
cell wall
Surrounds the plant cell and helps to keep its shape.
5TH GRADE SCIENCE - LIGHT ENERGY
LENS
LIGHT ENERGY
MIRROR
OPAQUE
a clear piece of curved glass or plastic that bends passing l…
is a form of energy that travels in waves and can even travel…
a shiny object that bounces light back and we see our image.
a material that you cannot see through and no light can go th…
LENS
a clear piece of curved glass or plastic that bends passing l…
LIGHT ENERGY
is a form of energy that travels in waves and can even travel…
61 terms
5th Grade Earth Science
Natural Resources
Renewable Resources
Nonrenewable Resources
Inexhaustible Resources
Earth materials in the environment that are useful to people
Resources that nature can produce again and again in a relati…
Resources that nature cannot replace quickly enough to meet p…
Resources that can never be used up or are abundant
Natural Resources
Earth materials in the environment that are useful to people
Renewable Resources
Resources that nature can produce again and again in a relati…
10 terms
Science Tools for 5th Grade Science
safety goggles
beaker
graduated cylinder
hand lens
safety goggles
beaker
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