CURRICULUM-RESOURCES
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The following web pages provide information to support our current units of study:

Spelling City                           Scholastic

Everyday Math                        



Fifth Grade Curriculum

 Reading and Writing

Unit 1 Analyzing Theme and Narrative

Unit 2 Non Fiction 

Unit 3 Historical Fiction and Westward Expansion

Unit 4 Debating Skills and Argument Essay

Unit 5 Socal Issues and Literary Essay

Unit 6 Independent Project and Poetry

 Mathematics

Our math program is based around a curriculum that is both rigorous and balanced. The Everyday Math Program emphasizes conceptual understanding while building a mastery of basic skills. The program challenges students to explore the entire mathematical spectrum, not just basic arithmetic. The students encounter skills such as: number sense, algebra, measurement, geometry, data analysis, and probability.


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 Science

Unit 1: Structures and Properties of Matter

Unit 2: Matter and Energy in Organisms and Ecosystems

Unit 3: Earth's Systems

Unit 4: Space Systems: Stars and the Solar System

Social Studies

Unit 1: Spatial Representation

Unit 2: Physical Geography

Unit 3: Natural Resources (water)

Unit 4: Human Environment

Unit 5: Ancient Civilization


 Spelling

WORDS THEIR WAY -​ Each sort they complete focuses on a spelling rule.  The sequence of the developmental program is based on the alphabet, spelling patterns, and meaning principles of a child's spelling development.  Students will have a new sort to work with every cycle.​


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