5th Grade

Room 27   Julie Smith                   472-8627         email 

Room 28   Tosha Williams          472-8628            email

 

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Online Practice AIMS Test

Fifth grade brings many new and exciting challenges for students! For more information on the state standards click on the following link: Arizona Academic Standards

 

curriculum

 

Reading

  • Comprehension
  • Vocabulary
  • Fiction and Nonfiction
  • Cause and Effect
  • Point of View
  • Fact vs. Opinion
  • Paraphrasing
  • Author’s Purpose
  • Author’s Perspective
  • Visualization
  • Main Idea
  • Literary Elements
  • Genres
  • Compare and Contrast

Math

  • Volume
  • fractions
  • multiplication/division strategies
  • place value to decimals
  • decimals
  • 2D geometric figures
  • Algebraic thinking
  • Coordinate planes

Writing

  • The 6=1 Traits are used to revise and edit writing
  • Organization
  • Sentence fluency
  • Voice
  • Conventions
  • Word Choice
  • Ideas and Content
  • Presentation

 

To Write Better

  • Sentences
  • Paragraphs
  • Essays
  • Research Report

 

Using Many Writing Modes

  • Personal Narrative
  • Persuasive
  • Friendly and Business Letter
  • Expository
  • Fiction Stories

 

Social Studies

  • U.S. History
  • State Maps
  • Economics Mapping Skills
  • Citizenship

 

Science

  • Guide to the Galaxy
  • May the Force be With You
  • What’s the Matter?
  • How to Fly a Simulator
  • Mystery Powders

 

Special Events

  • Flight Simulator
  • Science Camp
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