Katherine Johnson was an African American physicist and mathematician who worked to create the first calculations to send humans into space. Learn more about this inspiring woman with this nonfiction reading comprehension worksheet.
Test your scholar’s knowledge of our government system with a fill in the blanks diagram. Use the graphic organizer to reflect on the three main branches of government, and the parts that make up each branch.
Fifth grade social studies resources don't have to be dry and uninteresting. We offer materials that engage kids in discovering history, such as our "History of Zombies" worksheet and our "Write with a Quill Pen" activity. These are especially useful for kids who may be reluctant when it comes to learning about fifth grade social studies. You can also try our fourth grade social studies resources.