*Fifth grade uses the Harcourt Trophies series to expose the students to the following genres:
*Many strategies and skills are incorporated into the fifth grade reading program. Some of these skills and strategies are:
*In conjunction with the Harcourt series, fifth grade students use writing to express themselves. Fifth grade students will:
*Fifth grade students will develop well organized and coherent writing in projects such as:
*Fifth grade students will listen in a variety of environments. They will listen respectfully to oral presentations and discussion groups. Students will focus on critical listening to follow directions and recall information.
*Fifth grade students will develop their speaking ability through participating in or leading group discussions. They will prepare and deliver presentations maintaining the following:
*Fifth grade students will improve their spelling skills in written work through tests and their daily writing. Special attention will be placed on frequently misspelled words, spelling patterns and rules.
The American Revolution
"Rendezvous with a Comet"
Number Concepts and Skills
Percent, Ratio, and Proportion
Algebraic Concepts and Skills
Geometric Concepts and Skills
Data, Collection and Analysis