Welcome to Fifth Grade!

  • SOAR in Fifth Grade

    Safety
    Organization
    Accountability
    Responsibility
     
    Safety
    For myself-Before and after school, in the classroom, on the playground, during PE, and on field trips
    For others-Opportunities to serve on Safety Patrol and Peace Patrol
     
    Organization
    Binders and planners are used on a regular basis
     
    Accountability
    Grades are based on mastery of Common Core and California content standards. Class assignments, quizzes, and tests are all used in assessing student achievement.
     
    Responsibility
    Homework Policy
    45 minutes a night Monday through Thursday.
     
    Reading
    Reading projects on variety of different genres
    Literature Circles
    Accelerated Reader quizzes
     
    Writing
    Fifth grade writing assessments- opinion, informative/explanatory, narrative, and research
     
    Mathematics
    Number Sense-Fractions, Decimals, Percents is a major focus
    Geometry-Area of triangles, parallelograms
     
    Science
    Earth science-Weather and Space
    Physical Science-Matter and Energy
    Life Science-Cells, Body Systems, Plants
    Investigation/Experimentation-Science Labs
     
    Social Studies
    US History-American Indians, Exploration, Colonization, Revolutionary War, Westward Expansion

     

Last Modified on August 14, 2017