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5th Grade Interactive Science Notebook Set up

Are you looking for tips on how to set up interactive science notebooks? These science notebook ideas have EVERYTHING you need to get your students off to a great start! The Science Cover Page and All About Me printables are engaging beginning of the year science activities too. This 5th grade NGSS unit covers include EDITABLE "I Can" statements and vocabulary for six 5th grade science units. Click HERE to see the resource on TPT.

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5th Grade NGSS Unit Cover Pages

5th grade science interactive notebook set up is easy and clear with this resource.


The Unit Cover Pages make a perfect introduction to the unit and a study resource. Standards and vocabulary are clear and fit on one page. This can be used with composition sized notebooks or regular spiral notebooks.

The Editable Unit Covers Include:

  • Ecosystems & Food Chains
  • Matter
  • Physical and Chemical Changes
  • Water Sources on Earth and Conservation
  • Photosynthesis
  • Stars and the Solar System

***Editable Files are in Google Slides***




The 5th Grade NGSS Unit Cover Pages are AMAZING but this resource includes to much more!

Also included in this resource:

Interactive Science Notebook Cover

All About Me Page

Interactive Science Notebook Expectations (Editable)

How to Write a CER

4 Crosscutting Concepts: Patterns, Cause and Effect, Energy and Matter, and Systems - Notes and Printable and Digital Quiz






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