Curriculum Overview


5thGrade Curriculum

ELA

Math

Science 

Social Studies

 COMMON CORE CURRICULUM

Author & Genre Studies

Word Study

(Spelling & Vocabulary)

Research & Reference Skills

(dictionary, encyclopedia, atlas, map, internet, etc.)

Writer’s Workshop

(using the Writing Process)

Grammar

Reading, Writing, Speaking, & Listening Skills

 MATH IN FOCUS

Problem Solving

Number Sense and Numeration

Operations on Whole Numbers

Fractions, Decimals, Percents, Ratios, and Proportion

Probability

Geometry & Measurement

Graphing, Data Collection & Analysis

Patterns and Functions

Algebra

SCIENCE 21

Interactions of Chemical Matter

(Focus on Controlled Studies)


Interactions in theMicroworld

(Cells)

The Scientific Method & Creative Problem Solving Process

Interactions in the Human Body(Respiratory,

Circulatory

 Muscular, Skeletal Systems)

THE WESTERN HEMISPHERE

Human Rights

Government

Geography

The United States

Industrialism & Immigration

Current Events