5th Grade » Curriculum

Curriculum

Science
  • The Scientific Method
  • Matter basics
  • Solar Systems
  • Systems of living things
  • Intro to Earth Systems
Social Studies
  • USA History: Colonization 1492-1763
  • Independence 1763-1791
  • Founding 1776-1791
  • Junior Olympics: USA
Mathematics
  • (+), (-), (x), and (/) of whole numbers, fractions, & decimals
  • Place value and decimal fraction
  • (+) and (x) w/ volume & area
Reading/Literature
  • Story & word comprehension
  • Mood, character, theme
  • Reference materials
  • Fact vs. opinion
Spelling and Writing
  • Parts of speech
  • Grade level spelling
  • Writer’s Workshop: Literary and Personal Essay, Featured Article, Poetry, Memoir
Religion
  • The Bread of Life
  • Sacraments and Worship