Science Concepts for Grades 3-5 in the Inquiry Curriculum

A carefully constructed sequence of curriculum progressively builds student understanding about a network of concepts about weight, volume, material including the material property of density, and matter across a three–year period. These concepts are essential for understanding the core idea matter and will inform investigations in physical science, life science, earth science and engineering contexts from K–12.

Core Science Concept Chart

The Science Concepts Chart is available in pdf format.