Science Inquiry Unit

 How does our Solar System work?


  • What is the relationship between the Earth, the moon and the Sun?
  • How do things move in space?
  • Are all the planets the same?
  • What moves through our Solar System?

Student Voice Questions

  • What else is in our universe?
  • Can life be sustained in space?



  • The Earth is a part of a system of planets orbiting around a star.

Student Voice Understandings

  • The planets in our Solar System have different properties.


Welcome to Apollo Parkways Grade 5 Science Blog!

This will be a place where teachers @apollo can access lesson outlines, background reading, resources and videos.

Each lesson & the resources required will be in order under each of the 5E pages – Engage, Explore, Explain, Elaborate, Evaluate and Enact.


Grade 5 Science @apollo

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