5th Grade (SCI) Science Standards [ESS2] Earth's Systems
SCI-05.ESS2.02 Describe and graph the amounts and percentages of water and fresh water
in various reservoirs to provide evidence about the distribution of water on
Clarification Statement: Emphasis on freshwater and salt water in oceans, glaciers, groundwater, and surface water Disciplinary Core Ideas Nearly all of Earth’s available water is in the
ocean. Most fresh water is in glaciers or
underground; only a tiny fraction is in streams,
lakes, wetlands, and the atmosphere.
Student Learning Targets:
I can describe the distribution of water on Earth I can graph the distribution of water on Earth
Skills (Performance) Targets
The Student ...
... with help, demonstrates a partial understanding of some of the simpler details and processes (Score 2.0 content) and some of the more complex ideas and processes (Score 3.0 content).
... demonstrates no major errors or omissions regarding the simpler details and processes but exhibits major errors or omissions regarding the more complex ideas and processes (Score 3.0 content).
“The Standard.” ... demonstrates no major errors or omissions regarding any of the information and processes that were end of instruction expectations.
... demonstrates in-depth inferences and applications regarding more complex material that go beyond end of instruction expectations.
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