Grade 5
Academic Year 2017/2018
EnglishTeacher Danielle

Term 1


Week 
Objective 
Keywords 

1  Introductions, classroom rules
“No Expectations”

bandage, chest, drift, dull, dusk, stretch, flock, fond, measure, does, scrap, shift, smash, switch, swept, threat, timid, plaid, trust, twist  
2  “Cathy Freeman”

needle, speech, reason, crease, thie, fade, obtain, faint, steep, rayon, eager, shadow, saying, mild, coach, smoke, twice, human, teenage, niece  
3  “Walt Helps Out”

counter, fraud, oyster, appoint, drawn, awning, laundry, feud, shawl, jewel, royalty, powder, annoying, cashew, scoop, bamboo, browse, ointment, rooster, rescue  
4  “When Susan B. Anthony Voted”

talked, hurried, smiling, dropping, clapping, stepped, worried, worrying, changing, stayed, buying, dried, picnicking, scored, driving, obeying, playing, tried, carried, hurrying  
5  “Twin Talent”

stretch, does, measure, reason, coach, kneeling, twice, rayon, appoint, scoop, drawn, feud, jewel, fraud, royalty, hurried, scared, changing, buying, obeying


6  “Ray and Joan”

drizzle, gobble, meddle, shuffle, bundle, pickle, hobble, topple, hurtle, vehicle, struggle, wiggle, spindle, speckle, griddle, ripple, article, triple, jingle, bugle  
7  “Owen’s Big Show”

suppose, hurricane, babble, bellow, success, appeal, announcer, tissue, excellent, terrific, collect, slippery, common, arrange, settler, fiddler, kennel, squirrel, message, summary  
8  “Tea Time in Boston”

entire, hospital, public, combine, golden, chimney, pretzel, survive, absorb, turmoil, wisdom, journey, condition, whisper, identify, establish, furnace, capture, marvelous, nursery  
9  “The Tile Floor”

congress, English, fortress, expression, conclude, complain, complex, distrust, contribute, explode, umbrella, merchandise, remembrance, concrete, goggles, portray, technique, accomplish, function, membrane  
10  Review  
11  Midterms  
12  “Hurricane Turkey”

bundle, vehicle, struggle, hurtle, triple, hurricane, golden, journey, hospital, excellent, message, arrange, whisper, terrific, expression, conclude, merchandise, technique, accomplish, orchestra  
13  “My Home is Shipshape”

enemy, balance, basis, closet, decent, define, eleven, fanatic, honest, humor, minute, model, novel, ocean, pretend, private, raar, second, slogan, editor  
14  “Rock Hounds on the Sound”

reenter, refried, reconsider, repaint, reform, replay, retake, remake, reclaim, replant, unable, uninformed, undesirable, untold, unwise, nonconductor, non productive, nonexistent, nonflammable, nondairy  
15  “Salty on the High Seas”

development, dispensable, capable, digestible, divisible, irresistible, admissible, appointment, argument, apartment, amazement, priceless, judgement, resentment, embarrassment, boundless, ageless, aimless, motionless, worthless  
16  “Water on Our Planet”

barrel, cannon, capitol, civil, clever, discover, frozen, general, hidden, inventor, mayor, pepper, polar, proper, sandal, saucer, original, theater, tutor, musical  
17  “Grandma’s Tale”

enemy, fanatic, honest, ocean, slogan, reclaim, reconsider, uninformed, unwise, nonexistent, digestible, capable, admissible, argument, amazement, priceless, capitol, general, mayor theater  
18  “Teamwork”

inactive, inaccurate, irregular, irrelevant, ineffective, imbalance, immature, impatient, imperfect, impossible, illegal, illiterate, illegible, inaction, independent, invalid, indefinite, injustice, irreplaceable, impolite  
19  Review  
20  Finals  
English

Term 2


21  “Rained Out at Gran’s”

accountant, applicant, attendant, defiant, volunteer, expectant, hesitant, quadrant, resistant, servant, dependent, indulgent, insistent, urgent, auctioneer, accompanist, artist, cellist, technician, pioneer  
22  “Dennis the Chicken Man”

courteous, hazardous, humorous, monstrous, porous, curious, furious, glorious, delirious, fictitious, gracious, ambitious, discourteous, dangerous, anxious, spontaneous, religious, delicious, mountainous, ridiculous  
23  “Stick with Us”

steal, steel, waste, waist, weak, week, base, bass, pain, pane, flare, flair, dual, duel, stationary, stationery, flower, flour, sight, site  
24  “Design Lab Field Trip”

irreplaceable, immature, indefinite, illiterate, independent, applicant, accountant, insistent, pioneer, technician, cellist, porous, glorious, spontaneous, fictitious, mountainous, weak, wee, dual, duel  
25  “Can You Hear the Frogs”

incompetent, uphold, inconsiderate, indecisive, outrank, inhumane, inorganic, income, invertebrate, outgoing, outpatient, outspoken, outwit, downbeat, downgrade, downplay, downtown, uplift, upstage, uptight  
26  “Elm Street Speaks!”

acceleration, accumulation, activation, alteration, authorization, calculation, cancellation, dedication, organization, demolition, repetition, mansion, pension, passion, tension, champion, confusion, permission, population, companion  
27  Review  
28  Midterms  
29  “The Quiet Neighbor”

assign, autumn, column, crumb, debris, delight, design, glisten, hasten, knead, knowledge, lightning, resign, rhyme, solemn, thorough, scenery, whirl, wreath, wrestled  
30  Christmas Holiday  
31  “Carmine’s Backyard”

addresses, armies, calves, countries, leaves, buses, videos, echoes, shelves, studio, radios, halves, hooves, knives, taxes, tomatoes, opportunities, volcanoes, stitches, wolves  
32  “Kid Power!”

indecisive, outpatient, downgrade, uptight, acceleration, demolition, pension, champion, authorization, cancellation, autumn, knowledge, rhyme, scenery, wrestled, armies, shelves, radios, tomatoes, videos  
33  Scout Camp  
34  “Charles Lindbergh, the Lone Eagle”

unsuccessful, undoubtedly, impossibly, disloyalty, deactivation, unlikeable, replacement, unsafely, uncollectible, immeasurable, impassable, encouragement, unbelievable, unselfishly, rearrangement, discoverable, dishonestly, unbreakable, reappearance, reassurance  
35  “To the Arctic with Matthew”

astronomy, disaster, asterisk, astronaut, asteroid, chronic, chronicle, chronology, chronological, synchronize, cyclical, bicyclist, cyclone, encyclopedia, hydrogen, hydrant, hydrate, optic, optician, optical  
36  “Life in Space”

tractor, distract, traction, contract, attract, subtract, erupt, bankrupt, interrupt, abrupt, rupture, audio, audible, audience, auditorium, audition, verdict, diction, dictate, predict  
37  “To the South Pacific”

banana, chimpanzee, yogurt, almanac, syrup, cousin, stomach, language, foyer, acronym, chlorine, kayak, parka, balcony, replica, anchor, urban, coyote, chocolate, vanilla  
38  “Exploring Caves”

impossibly, deactivation, immeasurable, unbreakable, reappearance, asteroid, chronology, cyclone, hydrate, optical, contract, bankrupt, audible, diction, almanac, language, balcony, chlorine, cousin, urban  
39  Review  
40  Finals  
ScienceTeacher Carl

Term 1


Week 
Objective 
Keywords 

1  What Is Science?
· Describe the relationship between evidence and opinion in scientific explanations. 
Investigation, science, evidence, opinion.  
2  How Do Scientists Learn About the Natural World?
· Describe how scientific knowledge differs from information gathered in other ways. 
Prediction, origami, procedure.  
3  What Are Some Types of Investigations?
· Explain that there are many methods to investigate phenomena, and compare various forms of investigations. 
Scientific methods, experiment, variable, control.  
4  How Do You Perform a Controlled Experiment?
· Record data from repeated trials 
Trial.  
5  What Are Some Science Tools?
· Demonstrate proper and safe use of science tools 
Microscopic, balance, spring scale, accurate.  
6  How Can Scientists Learn from Observations?
· Observe the natural world 
Observation.  
7  What Are Cells?
· Describe how the cells are the basic unit of structure and function in living things. 
Cell, organism, cell membrane, nucleus, inherited trait, dominant trait, recessive trait.  
8  How Can We Observe Cells?
· Observe cell structures of different types of cells. 
Senses, directing structures.  
9  How Do Cells Work Together?
· Describe the relationship between organs, organ systems, and organisms. 
Tissue, organ system, skin, organ, brain.  
10  Review  
11  Midterms  
12  How Do Our Bodies Move, Breathe, and Circulate Blood?
· Describe the structures of the skeletal system and their functions.

Bone, muscle, lung, heart.  
13  How Do Our Bodies Digest Food, Remove Wastes, and Send Messages?
· Sequence the path of digestion in humans, and know the function of each organ involved with the process. 
Stomach, liver, pancreas, kidney, bladder.  
14  How Does the Body Stay Cool?
· Demonstrate the effects of evaporative cooling on body temperature. 
Hypothesis, sample, control, sweating, evaporation.  
15  What Is an Ecosystem?
· Know what an ecosystem is. 
Environment, ecosystem, population, community, habitat, niche.  
16  What Makes Up a Land Ecosystem?
· Observe, identify, and classify common organisms in a land ecosystem. 
Measure, determine, differences, similarities, variety, producer, consumer.  
17  How Do Environmental Changes Affect Organisms?
· Recognise succession as a change of the organisms living in an ecosystem. 
Succession, extinction.  
18  How Do People Use Resources?
· Explain what a resource is. 
Natural resource, renewable resource, nonrenewable resource, pollution.  
19  Review  
20  Finals  
Science

Term 2


21  How Do People Conserve Resources?
· Understand conservation and its importance. 
Conservation.  
22  How Can We Conserve Resources?
· Draw conclusions about how recycled paper can conserve resources. 
Physical characteristics, recycled.  
23  What Are Minerals?
· Explain what minerals are and how they form. 
Mineral, luster.  
24  What Are Properties of Minerals?
· Describe the physical properties of minerals. 
Hardness, streak,  
25  How Can Rocks Be Classified?
· Recognise the Earth’s surface is made up of rocks. 
Rock, igneous rock, metamorphic rock, sedimentary rock.  
26  What Are Fossils?
· Understand how fossils and fossil fuels are formed. 
Fossil, cast, mold, fossil fuel.  
27  Review  
28  Midterms


29  What Was Ancient Earth Like?
· Relate what fossils tell us about Earth’s history. 
Index fossil, mass extinction.  
30  How Can Scientists Use Fossils?
· Understand how fossils are used to find the ages of rock layers. 
Relative age.  
31  Christmas Holiday  
32  What Are the Oceans Like?
· Recognise how water differs in different parts of the ocean. 
Salinity, water pressure, continental shelf, continental slope, abyssal plain.  
33  Scout Camp  
34  How Does Ocean Water Move?
· Understand how ocean waves form. 
Wave, current, tide, shore, jetty.  
35  What Are Some Ocean Ecosystems?
· Recognise different ocean ecosystems. 
Intertidal zone, coral reef, plankton.  
36  What Objects Are Part of the Solar System?
· Identify the main components of the solar system. 
Solar system, planet, comet, dwarf planet, asteroid.  
37  How Do We Observe Objects in the Solar System?
· Describe and model ways scientists learn about objects in the solar system. 
Space probe, astronomer  
38  What Are Stars and Galaxies?
· Explain that stars are very large and appear small in the sky because they are far away. 
Astronomy, star, universe, galaxy,  
39  Review  
40  Finals  
MathematicsInstructor: Nicholas HansenTextbook: Go Math! Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company 
Term 1


Week 
Objective 
Keywords 

1  Ch.1 Place Value, Multiplication, and Expressions
– Place Value and Patterns – Place Value of Whole Numbers – Properties – Powers of 10 and Exponents 
Place value, period, distributive property, factor, product, base, exponent  
2  Ch.1 Place Value, Multiplication, and Expressions (continued)
– Multiplication Patterns – Multiply by 1Digit Numbers – Multiply by MultiDigit Numbers – Relate Multiplication to Division – Multiplication and Division 
Factor, product  
3  Ch.1 Place Value, Multiplication, and Expressions (continued)
– Numerical Expressions – Evaluate Numerical Expressions – Grouping Symbols – Test Chapter 1 
Inverse operations, quotient
Numerical expression, evaluate, order of operations 

4  Ch. 2 Divide Whole Numbers
– Place the First Digit – Divide by 1Digit Divisors 
Dividend, divisor, quotient, remainder, inverse operation  
5  Ch. 2 Divide Whole Numbers (continued)
– Division with 2Digit Divisors – Partial Quotients – Estimate with 2Digit Divisors – Divide by 2Digit Divisors 
Partial quotient  
6  Ch. 2 Divide Whole Numbers (continued)
– Interpret the Remainder – Adjust Quotients – Divisions – Chapter 2 Test 
Compatible number, estimate, remainder, diagram  
7  Ch. 3 Add and Subtract Decimals
– Thousandths – Place Value of Decimals – Compare and Order Decimals – Round Decimals – Decimal Addition and Subtraction 
Thousandth, hundredth, tenth, place value, round  
8  Ch. 3 Add and Subtract Decimals (continued)
– Estimate Decimal Sums and Differences – Add Decimals – Subtract Decimals – Patterns with Decimals – Add and Subtract Money 
Benchmark, sequence, term  
9  Ch. 4 Multiply Decimals
– Multiplication Patterns with Decimals – Multiply Decimals and Whole Numbers – Multiplication with Decimals and Whole Numbers – Multiply Using Expanded Form 
Decimal, hundredth, ones, pattern, expanded form  
10  Review  
11  Midterms  
12  Ch. 4 Multiply Decimals (continued)
– Multiply Money – Decimal Multiplication – Multiply Decimals – Zeros in the Product 
zeros  
13  Ch. 5 Divide Decimals
– Division Patterns with Decimals – Divide Decimals by Whole Numbers – Estimate Quotients – Division of Decimals by Whole Numbers 
Decimal points, hundredth, tenth, compatible number  
14  Ch. 5 Divide Decimals (continued)
– Decimal Division – Divide Decimals 
Model division  
15  Ch. 5 Divide Decimals (continued)
– Write Zeros in the Dividend – Decimal Operations 
Equivalent fraction, remainder  
16  Ch. 6 Add and Subtract Fractions with Unlike Denominators
– Addition with Unlike Denominators – Subtraction with Unlike Denominators – Estimate Fraction Sums and Differences 
Sum, difference, benchmark  
17  Ch. 6 Add and Subtract Fractions with Unlike Denominators (continued)
– Common Denominators and Equivalent Fractions – Add and Subtract Fractions – Add and Subtract Mixed Numbers – Subtraction with Renaming 
Common denominator, common multiples, simplest form, mixed number, rename  
18  Ch. 6 Add and Subtract Fractions with Unlike Denominators (continued)
– Patterns with Fractions – Practice Addition and Subtraction – Use Properties of Addition 
Property of addition  
19  Review  
20  Finals  
Mathematics

Term 2


21  Ch. 7 Multiply Fractions
– Find Part of a Group – Multiply Fractions and Whole Numbers – Fraction and Whole Number Multiplication 
Denominator, numerator, product  
22  Ch. 7 Multiply Fractions (continued)
– Multiply Fractions – Compare Fraction Factors and Products 
Equivalent fraction  
23  Ch. 7 Multiply Fractions (continued)
– Fraction Multiplication – Area and Mixed Numbers 
Simplest form  
24  Ch. 7 Multiply Fractions (continued)
– Compare Mixed Number Factors and Products – Multiply Mixed Numbers – Finding Unknown Lengths 
Mixed number  
25  Ch. 8 Divide Fractions
– Divide Fractions and Whole Numbers – Use Multiplication – Connect Fraction to Division 
Dividend, fraction, quotient, whole number  
26  Ch. 8 Divide Fractions (continued)
– Fraction and WholeNumber Division – Interpret Division with Fractions 
Equation  
27  Review  
28  Midterms  
29  Christmas Prep Week  
30  Christmas Holiday  
31  Ch. 9 Algebra: Patterns and Graphing
– Line Plots – Ordered Pairs – Graph Data

Data, line plot, ordered pair, origin, xaxis, xcoordinate, yaxis, ycoordinate, interval, scale  
32  Ch. 9 Algebra: Patterns and Graphing (continued)
– Line Graphs Numerical Patterns 

33  Ch. 9 Algebra: Patterns and Graphing (continued)
– Find a Rule – Graph and Analyze Relationships 

34  Ch. 10 Convert Units of Measure
– Customary Length – Customary Capacity – Weight 
Foot, inch, mile, yard, capacity, fluid ounce, gallon, pint, quart, pound, ton  
35  Ch. 10 Convert Units of Measure (continued)
– Multistep Measurement Problems – Metric Measures – Customary and Metric Conversions – Elapsed Time

decameter, centimeter, decimeter, gram, kilogram, kilometer, liter, mass, meter, milligram, millimeter  
36  Ch. 11 Geometry and Volume
– Polygons – Triangles – Quadrilaterals 
Congruent, heptagon, nonagon, polygon, regular polygon, decagon, hexagon, octagon, pentagon, quadrilateral  
37  Ch. 11 Geometry and Volume (continued)
– ThreeDimensional Figures – Unit Cubes and Solids Figures – Understanding Volume – Estimate Volume 
Unit cube, cubic unit, volume  
38  Ch. 11 Geometry and Volume (continued)
– Volume of Rectangular Prisms – Apply Volume Formulas – Compare Volumes – Find Volume of Composed Figures 
Unit cube, cubic unit, volume  
39  Review  
40  Finals  