In 5th grade Reading, we are concentrating on the Seven Strands of Comprehension. We use Comprehension Quarterly magazines and graphic organizers to understand and use these concepts.
Using and Extending What You Know
Creating and Using Images
Determining Important Ideas and Themes
Our Math Units for the Year
Place Value and Number Sense
Algebra (2 step equations)
We also have several Science and Social Studies units that we complete each year.
Weather and the Water Cycle
Light and Sound
Early Americans (Aztecs, Incas, Mayas, and Native Americans)