Next Generation Science Standards
CCPS Science Programs
Nanjemoy Creek Program
The Nanjemoy Creek Environmental Education Center coordinates a field trip for students, during their 5th grade year. Click the image for additional information about the program or the links below for information about weather/insects and informational packets.
Maryland Integrated Science Assessment (MISA)
The Maryland Integrated Science Assessment (MISA) are science assessments in Grade 5, 8 and High School. These assessments provide educators, parents, and the public with information on student progress towards science literacy. Below are two 5th grade, example assessments, for students and parents to view and practice.
PBS Parents Site
Browse through tips and articles to make science for kids a fun and meaningful experience. Click the image to continue to the PBS Parent site.