Is your child on track in science?
From presidents to pundits, everyone's talking about the importance of STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math). Is your child mastering these essential skills? Find out with our grade-by-grade guide.
How parents can help 5th graders learn science through everyday play
By playing simple games and using things you have at home, you can support the science concepts your child needs to learn this year.
Our favorite 5th grade science worksheets
Hands-on experiment! Show your child how interesting — and fun — science can be with these worksheets that explore solubility, electricity, friction, and density.
Science worksheets for every grade
Hands-on learning! Show your child how interesting - and fun - science can be with our 3 favorite science worksheets for kindergartners through fifth graders.
Spring break worksheets & activities
Pack a little learning-based fun into your child's school break with these tips, worksheets, art projects, and science activities for grades K-1, 2-3, and 4-5.
Putting the "fun" in "fungus"
Encourage your child to develop skills of observation with this moldy experiment.
Fifth grade: What your child should know
Keep tabs on your fifth grader's development with this handy checklist.
Your fifth grader and science
Fifth graders get an up-close view of animal and plant life by examining the structure of cells.