Fifth Grade Science Vocabulary




One way to gain comprehension of a subject is through vocabulary instruction, and the study of fifth grade science is no exception. Students often struggle with the extensive vocabulary recognition needed when studying the 5th grade science curriculum. Students can ease this potential strain through enjoyable yet effective elementary science vocabulary study. Read MoreRead Less

When new science terms are introduced in a science lesson plan, a basic understanding of the definition is vital for students to make further inquiry. Fifth grade students deal with many assignments such as science experiments, science fair projects, and of course science worksheets. Gaining a solid understanding of the corresponding vocabulary will help students advance in their study. VocabularySpellingCity has made the study of elementary science words as fun and painless as possible. The games and activities are not only effective in conveying essential knowledge, but they are entertaining and enjoyable as well. Fifth grade students studying earth science, physical science, or even astronomy can access targeted lists that cover the science concepts in their study.

The following games are recommended for 5th Grade Science Vocabulary Lists.

Missing Letter provides practice recognizing letters to complete a word.

Play Missing Letter with a 5th grade science list.

MatchIt Definitions provides practice matching words with their definitions.

Play MatchIt Definitions with a 5th grade science list.

Crossword allows students to fill in a crossword puzzle using words on their list.

Play Crossword with a 5th grade science list.