Fifth Grade

 Welcome to Fifth Grade

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As Teachey Tigers,

We
are respectful.

We are responsible.

We are learners.



Daily Schedule

8:00-8:45 Science
8:45-9:25 Encore
9:25-11:10
Literacy/Social Studies/
11:15-11:45 Recess

Lunch
Escobar: 11:48 - 12:18
‚ÄčGrant
: 11:50 -12:20
Roth:
11:52-12:22
Scott:  11:54-12:24

12:25 -1:50 Math
1:50-2:20 Tiger Time

Expectations

  •  Be a positive role model
  • Follow school rules
  • Be respectful, be responsible, be a learner
  • Complete homework nightly

 

Activities 

  •  DARE
  • Battle of the Books
  • GeoBee
  • Spelling Bee
  • Field trips
    1.  Camp Caraway
    2. Civil Rights Center
    3. SAMS Orientation
  • Big Sweep Programs
  • JDRF Walk (School Service Project)  More information to follow

 

Testing

  •  Iowa Test of Basic Skills and Cogats
  • EOG's (Reading, Math, Science)

 

5th Grade Curriculum Overview

 

Math

  •  Place Value
  • Patterns/Number Sense
  • Fractions
  • Geometry
  • Measurement
  • Multiplication
  • Division
  • Problem Solving
  • Ratios/Proportions

Science- Hands on Approach to the following topics

  •  Forces and Motion
  • Matter Properties and Change
  • Earth Systems - Weather
  • Structures and Functions of Living Organisms
  • Ecosystems

Literacy

  •  Phonics, word recognition and fluency
  • Study and apply grammar and vocabulary in speaking and writing
  • Participate in collaborative discussions
  • Read and comprehend literary and informational text
  • Write informative and opinion papers

Social Studies

  •  American Revolution era
  • Civil War era
  • Civil Rights