• Fifth Grade Curriculum

    Year at a Glance:

    English Language Arts

             Reading/ book clubs

             Writers Workshop: essays (persuasive, research, opinion, informative) and narratives

     (memoir and fictional)

             Grammar, spelling, vocabulary

             Research projects

    Math

             Math Facts, multiplying and division (as well as adding and subtraction) of multi-digit whole numbers, decimals and  fractions

             Measuring, place value, decimals, and fractions- recognizing equivalents, ordering

                Geometry

             Data and graphing

             Algebra

     Converting U.S. and metric units within their own systems

             Science

      Life Science: biomes, food webs, chains, water cycle

                 Physical Science: force, motion

    Social Studies

             Differing cultures around the world

       Economy, geography and government in the World