5th Grade Curriculum

  • ELA

    —Narrative Reading and Writing (1st Trimester)

    —Literary Essays in Writing (2nd Trimester)

    —Informational Reading and Writing (2nd Trimester)

    —Persuasive Reading and Writing (2nd/3rd Trimester)

    —Fantasy Reading and Writing (3rd Trimester)

     

    MATH

    —Area and Volume

    —Whole Number Place Value and Operations

    —Fraction Concepts

    —Decimal Concepts  and Coordinate Grids

    —Operations with Fractions

    —Investigations in Measurement; Including Decimal Multiplication and Division

    —Multiplication of Mixed Numbers

    —Applications of Measurement; Computation and Graphing

     

    SCIENCE

    —·         Scientific Method/Processing Skills

    —·         Science Research Projects

    —·         Microscopes and Small Things

    —·         Mixtures and Solutions

    —·         Chemical Building Blocks

    SOCIAL STUDIES

    —·         Colonization of the United States of America

    —·         The Road to the Revolutionary War

    —·         Winning the War and Creating our Government