Fifth Grade


Mrs. McCotter, Mrs. Sensale and

Mrs. Staples

The fifth grade will be studying the following concepts
throughout the year!

      LANGUAGE ARTS:







READING:

Balanced Literacy
     - Analyzing text
     - QAR (Question Answer Relationship)
     - RACE (Short Answer Response Strategy)
     - Literature Circles
     - Balanced Literacy
     - Analyzing text
     - QAR (Question Answer Relationship)
     - RACE (Short Answer Response Strategy)
     - Literature Circles
     - Emphasis on vocabulary
     - Comprehension Strategies (Ex. connections,inferences, visualizations, predictions, questions, summarizing,synthesizing)
     - Independent and guided reading



WRITING:


     - Opinion
     - Narrative
     - Expository
     - Current Events
     - Spelling and Grammar









Math:

- High emphasis on number sense
- Basic facts
- Multiplication and Division of decimals
- Fractions
- Geometry
- Data
- - Problem Solving techniques





Science:

- Solar System
- Electricity
- Living Things


 

 

 


Social Studies:

      - US History from Exploration to post Civil War
            - Geography



5th Grade Supplies List 5th supplies


Requested

Post itsSpiral bound 4 x 6 index cards

Composition book

(3) 2-pocket folders

headphones

Suggested

Erasable pens

Soft pencil case

pencils/erasers

Lead for mechanical pencils

crayons/colored pencils Individual hand-held pencil sharpeners



Technology is incorporated throughout all subjects!

 

Just a reminder to all fifth graders: The rest of the year can be filled with fun and rewarding experiences. You must earn these things by continuing to become more responsible by being prepared for class and always trying your hardest.



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