Title Viva Start Up Science, 5
Subtitle Learn • Explore • Apply
Author Anjali Sharma, Neha Sharma, Ajoy Ghatak (Series Editor)
ISBN 9789388386043
List price Rs 315.00
Price outside India Available on Request
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Binding Paperback
No of pages 144
Book size 216 x 279 mm
Publishing year 2019
Original publisher Viva Education
Published in India by Viva Education
Exclusive distributors Viva Books Private Limited
Sales territory Worldwide
Status New Arrival
About the book


Start Up Science is a series of eight books specially designed for the schools following the CBSE curriculum. It conforms to the vision of the National Curriculum Framework and is strictly based on the CBSE guidelines. The series is based on the principles of child-centered education, activity-based learning and holistic child development.

Key Features of Start Up Science 3 to 5

  • A number of activities included under the heading Bingo’s Activity Time to nurture and develop the skills of investigation and experimentation in children
  • Factoids in Bingo’s Knowledge Bank to stimulate thirst for knowledge
  • Bingo’s Challenge includes thinking skill questions to promote critical and analytical thinking
  • Questions given in Bingo’s Teaser help the children to review the concepts learnt previously
  • Quick Recall includes oral questions to reinforce the concepts learnt
  • Recall with Bingo at the end of each lesson consolidates key concepts for easy recall
  • A wide variety of exercises including multiple choice questions, fill in the blanks, true or false, match the columns, and answer the questions are given in the books
  • Leisure Time includes a variety of enjoyable exercises like unscramble the words, crossword puzzles, web charts and grids to make learning fun for children
  • Project and Activities are given at the end of each chapter to promote pair and group work
  • Assessment sheets in the form of Practice Papers and Test Yourself are also included in each book
  • Insert sheets and in-text boxes are given with additional information to increase the awareness of children


Download Support Material from www.vivadigital.in:

  • Printable Worksheets for Each Chapter
  • Printable Practice Test Papers
  • Answer Key


Download Teacher’s Support material on www.vivadigital.in

Download the Start Up Science app to enjoy the wholesome interactive learning experience.


Chapter 1: The World of Animals • Habitat • Body Covering • Feeding Habits • Breathing Organs in Animals • Movement in Animals • Migration

Chapter 2: Reproduction in Plants • Reproduction from Seeds • Reproduction from Other Parts • Crops and Agriculture

Chapter 3: Food, Health and Hygiene • Health • Food • Hygiene • Diseases

Practice Paper 1

Chapter 4: Our Body • the Skeletal System • Joints • The Circulatory System

Chapter 5: Our Nervous System • Brain • Spinal Cord • Nerves • Actions of the Body • Sense Organs

Chapter 6: Rocks and Minerals • Rocks • Types of Rocks • Minerals

Chapter 7: Soil • Soil Formation • Composition of Soil • Soil Erosion • Soil Conservation • Tetanus

Practice Paper 2

Test Yourself 1

Chapter 8: States of Matter • Solid • Liquid • Solubility of Substances in Water • Change of State

Chapter 9: Force, Work and Energy • Force • Work • Energy

Chapter 10: Simple Machines • Introduction to Simple Machines

Practice Paper 3

Chapter 11: Air and Water • Air • Water

Chapter 12: The Moon • Surface of the Moon • Atmospheric Conditions On the Moon • Phases of the Moon • Eclipses • Expedition To the Moon • Artificial Satellites

Chapter 13: Knowing Our Environment • Abiotic Environment • Biotic Environment • Relationship Between Abiotic and Biotic Components • Human Beings and the Environment • Impact of Pollution on Human Health • Conservation of the Environment

Chapter 14: Natural Disasters • Earthquake • Volcano • Tsunami

Practice Paper 4

Test Yourself 2

About the Authors:

Neha Sharma is a gold medalist in M.Tech. from Guru Gobind Singh lndraprastha University. She did her M.Sc. in Physics from University of Delhi and has worked as an Assistant Professor in Galgotias College of Engineering and Technology, Greater Noida for more than seven years. Presently she is working as PGT Physics in Venkateshwar Global School, Rohini.

Anjali Sharma is a teacher in the Army Public School, Delhi Cantt. with several years of teaching experience.

About the Series Editor:

Ajoy Ghatak has served as a Professor of Physics in IIT Delhi. He obtained his M.Sc. from the University of Delhi and Ph.D. from Cornell University. The awards he has received include the 2008 SPlE Educator Award, the 2003 Optical Society of America Esther Hoffman Beller Award, the CSlR S.S. Bhatnagar Award, the 16th Khwarizmi International Award, the International Commission for Optics Galileo Galilei Award and the Meghnad Saha Award for outstanding research contributions in theoretical sciences. He received a D.Sc. (Honoris Causa) from the University of Burdwan in 2007. Professor Ghatak has published numerous books in the areas of Optics, Quantum Mechanics and Fiber Optics and is a tireless promoter of science education worldwide.

Target Audience:

Students of CBSE Class 5.


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