Fifth grade science textbooks are available at the Pearson Education and the McGraw-Hill Education websites. Pearson publishes the science book, "Interactive Science K-5," while McGraw-Hill publishes its "Grade 5, Science: A Closer Look" textbook. These textbooks meet Common Core State Standards for fifth-grade science.
"Interactive Science K-5" contains many activities that focus on problem-based learning, science, technology, engineering and mathematics with hands-on lab exercises that start preparing students for college, university and the workplace. This textbook utilizes digital resources that give educators flexibility in implementing the curriculum.
"Grade 5, Science: A Closer Look" focuses on lessons and activities that stimulate students' curiosity and develop skills in scientific inquiry. The book aims for students to build a lifelong appreciation of scientific concepts through structured learning. Pearson Education and McGraw-Hill are two of the largest textbook publishers in the country.