CURRICULUM:BenchmarkAdvanceIReady ReadingStudents will read a new story weekly. Friday tests will cover story comprehension, grammar, vocabulary, and spelling.Writing:Daily and weekly assignments will be given.5th Grade Core Literature:Reports and projects will be due for each book.The Lion and The WardrobeWhere the Red Fern GrowsToliverThe Sign of the BeaverIndian in the CupboardMathG0 MathThink CentralIReady MathSocial Studies will be incorporated into the Language Arts program.Students will learn about Early Explorers, American Colonization, the Revolutionary War, Presidents, States and Capitals.Students will be quizzed weekly on States and Capitals starting after Spring Break.WeatherHuman BiologyMatterPhysical ScienceCellsP.E.Students will run and do strength exercises 3 days a week in the morning. Timed mile every Friday.T-W-Th afternoons will be activities and games. Students are encouraged to change in/out of running shoes.Notes to excuse students: please try to limit your child's excuses for PE, if your child is injured or ill and can not participate in PE, we feel for the safety of your child that they do not participate during recess as well.Presidential Fitness Test:All fifth graders will be tested in May.
Last Modified on September 10, 2019