Welcome to Fifth Grade!
SOAR in Fifth GradeSafety
For myself-Before and after school, in the classroom, on the playground, during PE, and on field tripsFor others-Opportunities to serve on Safety Patrol and Peace PatrolBinders and planners are used on a regular basisGrades are based on mastery of Common Core and California content standards. Class assignments, quizzes, and tests are all used in assessing student achievement.ResponsibilityHomework Policy45 minutes a night Monday through Thursday.
Reading projects on variety of different genres
Literature CirclesAccelerated Reader quizzesFifth grade writing assessments- opinion, informative/explanatory, narrative, and research
Number Sense-Fractions, Decimals, Percents is a major focusGeometry-Area of triangles, parallelograms
Earth science-Weather and Space
Physical Science-Matter and Energy
Life Science-Cells, Body Systems, PlantsInvestigation/Experimentation-Science Labs
US History-American Indians, Exploration, Colonization, Revolutionary War, Westward Expansion