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Fifth Grade

Welcome to Fifth Grade

Reading Expectations

  • Master reading strategies:
    • Phonics/Decoding
    • Predict/Infer
    • Monitor/Clarify
    • Question
    • Summarize
    • Evaluate
  • Increase Individual Reading Levels.
    • Accelerated Reader 

Writing Expectations

  • This year you will learn to write 6 types of essays: Descriptive, Personal, Narratives, Research reports, Persuasive and Compare & Contrast.
  • You will also learn how to:
    • Write summaries
    • Organize Ideas
    • Use Transitions
    • Use Descriptive Language
    • Edit and Revise essays
    • Present/Share Ideas 

Math Expectations

  • Be active problem solvers.
  • Chapters @ a Glance
      • Algebra, & Functions
      • Statistics & Data Analysis
      • +,- Decimals/Fractions
      • Fractions & Decimals
      •  Decimals & Fractions
      • Algebra: Equations
      • Algebra: Ratios & Functions
      • Percent
      • Geometry
      • Measurement 

Science Expectations:

  • Be Inquisitive
  • Seek an understanding of how the world around you works.

Social Studies Expectations

  • This year we will be studying United States History.
  • Know the location of all 50 states and their state capitals.