Class 5 Social Science Karnataka Board Syllabus

Karnataka Board Social Science Syllabus

Class 5 Social Science Karnataka Board Syllabus

History

1.India and Its People

  • Extent
  • Boundaries
  • Rivers
  • Coastal Region – Sea Shore
  • Diversities
    • People
    • Biodiversity

2.Pre-History of India

  • The Evolution of Life
  • Stone Age

3.Indus Civilization

  • Introduction
  • Major Centres Cities
  • Town Planning / Buildings
  • Economic Life
  • Art
  • Social Life
  • Script
  • Decline of the Cities

4.The Vedic Age

  • Beginning of the Vedic Period
  • Rigvedic / Culture
  • Political System
  • Economic System
  • Society
  • Later Vedic Period – Changes

5.Jainism and Buddhism

  • Factors which led to the Rise of New Religion
  • Jainism – Life and Teachings of Vardhamana Mahavira
  • Buddhism – Life and Teachings of Gautama Buddha

6.Ancient North India

  • Republics, Janapadas and Ganarajyas
  • Impact of Foreign Invasions

7.The Age of Mauryas

  • Chandragupta Maurya
  • Asoka
  • Spread of Dhamma
  • Administrative System
  • Art and Architecture
  • Decline

8.Ancient South India

  • Sangam Age
  • Satavahanas – Gautamiputra Satakarni
  • Trade and Urban Life
  • Religion, Language and Literature
  • Kadambas – Mayura Sharma – Contribution to Literature
  • Gangas – Durvinita – Contributions to Literature
  • Art and Architecture
  • Status of Women

9.Kushanas

  • Sungas and Kasvas
  • Kushanas
    • Kanishka
    • Religion
    • Art and Architecture
    • Literature

10.The Guptas

  • Chandragupta I
  • Samundragupta II
  • Chandragupta II
  • Fahian
  • Contributions to Literature
  • Art and Architecture
  • Science
  • Decline

11.Vardhans, Chalukyan and Pallavas

  • Vardhanas
  • Harsha Varadhanas – Literature – Nalanda University – Religious Assemblies
  • Pllavas of Kanchi – Literature – Temples – Heun – Tsang

Civics

1.Society

  • Meaning
  • Importance
  • Units of Society
    • Family
    • School
    • Community

2.Citizen and Citizenship

  • Meaning
  • Qualities of Good Citizen
  • Acquiring Citizenship
  • Loss of Citizenship

3.Democracy

  • Meaning
  • Difference between Monarchy and Democracy
  • Election Process

4.Village Communities Urban Communities

  • Village Life
  • Rural Occupations
  • Problems of Rural Community
  • Measures taken by the Government to improve the conditions of villages
  • Urban Life
  • Urban Occupations
  • Urban Problems
  • Measures taken by the Government to improve the conditions of Urban Life

5.Social and Economic Problems – Remedies

  • Social Problems
    • Casterism
    • Communalism
    • Untouchability
  • Measures taken by the Government to solve these social problems
  • Economic Problems - Poverty

6.Protection of Public Property

  • Public Property and their uses
  • Maintenance
  • Protection
  • Duties of Citizen in Protecting Public Property

7.Local Self Governments (Local Administration)

  • Village Panchayats
  • Talik Panchayats
  • Zilla Panchayats
  • Municipal Corporations
    • Formation
    • Functions
    • Sources of Revenue

Geography

1.Earth – Our Mother Planet

  • Sun’s Family – Earth and Others Members
  • Shape and Size of the Earth
  • Earth’s Satelite: Moon – Features, Phases
  • Eclipses: Lunar and Solar
  • Earth’s Inclination
  • Movements of the Earth: Rotation, Revolution – Their Effects
  • Geographic Co-ordinates: Meaning and Uses
  • Longitude and Time: Local and Standard Times, Time Zones International Date Line (IDL)

2.Globe, Maps, Geographical Symbols – Map Reading

  • Globe: Meaning
  • Maps: Meaning, Types, Essential, Components, and Uses
  • Geographical Symbols: Meaning, Colours and Lines (Contour) used to show Physical Features
  • Map Reading: Identifying Location, Direction and Distance of Places on Latitudes and Longitudes (Karnataka, India)

3.World – Major Landforms and Climate

  • Major Landforms: Mountains, Plateau, Plains, Deserts, Islands – Meaning, Types and Importance
  • Major Climate Regions of the World: Meaning, Types and Importance

4.India – Physical Divisions

  • India: Physical Setting
  • Major Physical Division: Northern Great Mountains
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