## Welcome 5th Graders

## Math: Quick Overview

During this year of mathematics, 5th graders will be using the Math Expressions program. Students will explore a wide variety of topics:

- Unit 1: Addition and Subtraction with Fractions
- Unit 2: Addition and Subtraction with Decimals
- Unit 3: Multiplication and Division with Fractions
- Unit 4: Multiplication with Whole Numbers and Decimals
- Unit 5: Division with Whole Numbers and Decimals
- Unit 6: Operations and Word Problems
- Unit 7: Algebra, Patterns, and Coordinate Graphs
- Unit 8: Measurement and Geometry

Student grades for Mathematics will be based on a combination of Tests, Quizzes, Homework, and Class Work/Participation:

- 40% Tests
- 35% Quizzes
- 15% Homework
- 10% Class Work/Participation

Syllabus 5 Math | |

File Size: | 20 kb |

File Type: | docx |

## Science: Quick Overview

During this year of science, students will explore a wide variety of topics pertaining to scientific work and the interworkings of Earth:

- Unit 1: How Scientists Work
- Unit 2: The Engineering Process
- Unit 3: Cells to Body Systems
- Unit 4: How Living Things Grow and Reproduce
- Unit 5: Ecosystems
- Unit 6: Energy and Ecosystems
- Unit 7: Natural Resources
- Unit 8: Changes to Earth's Surface
- Unit 9: The Rock Cycle
- Unit 10: Fossils
- Unit 11: Earth's Oceans
- Unit 12: The Solar System and the Universe
- Unit 13: Matter
- Unit 14: Light and Sound
- Unit 15: Forces and Motion

- 40% Tests
- 35% Labs/Quizzes
- 10% Homework
- 15% Class Work/Participation

syllabus_5_science.docx | |

File Size: | 17 kb |

File Type: | docx |