Grade 5
Academic Year 2019/2020
EnglishConor Booth

Term 1


Week  Objective  Keywords  
1  Introductions, classroom rules
“No Expectations”
Fantastic Mr. Fox – Chapter 1 + 2 
coaxed, expectations, fringes, hesitating, humiliation, sincere, beastly, lurking, rage, measure.  
2  “Cathy Freeman”
Fantastic Mr. Fox – Chapter 3 + 4 
mortified, reigned, conceited, designated, smirk, exhilarated, murky, tattered, glum, speech, shadow  
3  “Walt Helps Out”
Fantastic Mr. Fox Chapter 5 +6 
desperately, sneered, indignantly, urgently, grudgingly annoying, browse, ointment, deafening, keen.  
4  “When Susan B. Anthony Voted”
Fantastic Mr. Fox – Chapter 7 +8 
eccentric, infuriated, disheartened, impassable, relented, faze, crusaded, oath, smiling, hurrying  
5  “Twin Talent”
Fantastic Mr. Fox – Chapter 9 +10 
Undefeated, courage, stricken, dramatic, restrain, protest, feverishly, overcome, flop, spectacular.


6  “Ray and Joan”
Fantastic Mr. Fox – Chapter 11 + 12 
wistful, grateful, grim, raspy, swarmed, revelers, irresistible,
spluttered, chaos, furiously. 

7  “Owen’s Big Show”
Fantastic Mr. Fox – Chapter 13+ 14. 
excellent, message, summary, fret, assured, nudged, outlandish, proclaimed, gaped, overwhelmed, prowled.  
8  “Tea Time in Boston”
Fantastic Mr. Fox – Chapter 15 +16 
crucial, crisis, maneuvered, perseverance, encountered, persuading, appealed, destiny, crouching, shrieked  
9  “The Tile Floor”
Fantastic Mr. Fox – Chapter 17+ 18 
gesture, scholars, specialized, envisioned, proportion, resisted, ravenous, succulent, merchandise, technique.  
10  Review  
11  Midterms  
12  “Hurricane Turkey”

bundle, vehicle, struggle, hurtle, triple, hurricane, golden, journey, hospital, excellent,  
13  “My Home is Shipshape”

enemy, balance, basis, closet, decent, define, eleven, fanatic, honest, humor  
14  “Rock Hounds on the Sound”

reenter, refried, reconsider, repaint, reform, replay, retake, remake, reclaim, replant,  
15  “Salty on the High Seas”

development, dispensable, capable, digestible, divisible, irresistible, admissible, appointment, argument, apartment,  
16  “Water on Our Planet”

barrel, cannon, capitol, civil, clever, discover, frozen, general, hidden, inventor,  
17  “Grandma’s Tale”

enemy, fanatic, honest, ocean, slogan, reclaim, reconsider, uninformed, unwise, nonexistent,  
18  “Teamwork”

inactive, inaccurate, irregular, irrelevant, ineffective, imbalance, immature, impatient, imperfect, impossible  
19  Review  
20  Finals  
English

Term 2


21  “Rained Out at Gran’s”

accountant, applicant, attendant, defiant, volunteer, expectant, hesitant, quadrant, resistant, servant,  
22  “Dennis the Chicken Man”

courteous, hazardous, humorous, monstrous, porous, curious, furious, glorious, delirious, ridiculous  
23  “Stick with Us”

steal, steel, waste, waist, weak, week, base, bass, pain, pane  
24  “Design Lab Field Trip”

irreplaceable, immature, indefinite, illiterate, independent, applicant, accountant, insistent, pioneer, technician  
25  “Can You Hear the Frogs”

incompetent, uphold, inconsiderate, indecisive, outrank, inhumane, inorganic, income, invertebrate, outgoing,  
26  “Elm Street Speaks!”

acceleration, accumulation, activation, alteration, authorization, calculation, cancellation, dedication, organization, demolition,  
27  Review  
28  Midterms  
29  “The Quiet Neighbor”

assign, autumn, column, crumb, debris, delight, design, glisten, hasten, knead,  
30  Christmas Holiday  
31  “Carmine’s Backyard”

addresses, armies, calves, countries, leaves, buses, videos, echoes, shelves, studio,  
32  “Kid Power!”

indecisive, outpatient, downgrade, uptight, acceleration, demolition, pension, champion, authorization, cancellation,  
33  Scout Camp  
34  “Charles Lindbergh, the Lone Eagle”

unsuccessful, undoubtedly, impossibly, disloyalty, deactivation, unlikeable, replacement, unsafely, uncollectible, dishonestly,  
35  “To the Arctic with Matthew”

astronomy, disaster, asterisk, astronaut, asteroid, chronic, chronicle, chronology, chronological, synchronize,  
36  “Life in Space”

tractor, distract, traction, contract, attract, subtract, erupt, bankrupt, interrupt, abrupt,  
37  “To the South Pacific”

banana, chimpanzee, yogurt, almanac, syrup, cousin, stomach, language, foyer, acronym  
38  “Exploring Caves”

impossibly, deactivation, immeasurable, unbreakable, reappearance, asteroid, chronology, cyclone, hydrate, optical,  
39  Review  
40  Finals  
ScienceCarl Nicholls

Term 1


Week  Objective  Keywords  
1  What Is Science?
· Describe the relationship between evidence and opinion in scientific explanations. 
Investigation, observe, compare, science, evidence, conclusion, opinion, inference, order, classify.  
2  How Do Scientists Learn About the Natural World?
· Describe how scientific knowledge differs from information gathered in other ways. 
Meteorologist, forecast, data, weather pattern, knowledge, prediction, procedure, analysis.  
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, repeated observation, model, graph.  
4  How Do You Perform a Controlled Experiment?
· Record data from repeated trials 
Controlled experiment, trial.  
5  What Are Some Science Tools?
· Demonstrate proper and safe use of science tools 
Microscopic, balance, spring scale, accurate.  
6  What Are Cells?
· Describe how the cells are the basic unit of structure and function in living things. 
Cell, organism, cell membrane, nucleus, chromosome, gene, DNA, characteristics, mitosis, meiosis, inherited trait, dominant trait, recessive trait.  
7  How Do Cells Work Together?
· Describe the relationship between organs, organ systems, and organisms. 
Tissue, organ, organ system, brain.  
8  How Do Our Bodies Move, Breathe, and Circulate Blood?
· Describe the structures of the skeletal system and their functions.

Bones, skeletal system, muscle, muscular system, involuntary, voluntary, lung, respiratory system, trachea, bronchi, bronchioles, alveoli, heart, circulatory system, arteries, veins, capillaries.  
9  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. 
Digestive system, esophagus, stomach, small intestine, large intestine, liver, pancreas, excretory system, kidney, bladder, endocrine system, gland, pituitary gland, adrenal gland, hormones.  
10  Review  
11  Midterms  
12  How Are Living Things Grouped?
· Understand that all living things are grouped into various categories.

Classification, dichotomous key, domain, genus, species, vertebrate, invertebrate, fungi, Protista, bacteria, archaea.  
13  How Do Animals Grow and Reproduce?
· Learn how organisms are both similar and different. 
Fish, amphibian, reptile, mammal, bird, mollusk, echinoderm, arthropod, crustacean, communication, life cycle, complete metamorphosis, incomplete metamorphosis.  
14  What Are Physical and Behavioural Adaptations?
· Learn how animals have adapted in order to survive. 
Adaptation, physical adaptation, camouflage, mimicry, behavioural adaptation, instincts, migration, hibernation, social behaviour.  
15  What Is an Ecosystem?
· Know what an ecosystem is. 
Environment, ecosystem, biotic, abiotic, population, community, competition, limiting factors, habitat, niche, diversity.  
16  How Do Environmental Changes Affect Organisms?
· Understand how environments change over time. 
Climate change, mudslide, drought, succession, primary succession, secondary succession, red tide, native species, invasive species pollution, conservation, extinction.  
17  What Are Roles of Organisms in Ecosystems?
· Learn how organisms are play a part in ecosystems. 
Photosynthesis, chlorophyll, producers, consumers, carnivore, herbivore, omnivore, scavenger, decomposer.  
18  How Does Energy Move Through Ecosystems?
· Understand the relation between organisms in food chains and food webs. 
Food chain, food web, energy pyramid.  
19  Review  
20  Finals  
Science

Term 2


21  How Do Movements of the Crust Change Earth?
· Learn that the Earth’s surface is covered with plates and what happens when they move. 
Crust, mantle, core, plates, plate tectonics, boundary, rift, fault, earthquake, focus, epicentre, tremor, seismograph, volcano, magma, lava.  
22  What Are Fossils?
· Understand how fossils and fossil fuels are formed. 
Fossil, cast, mould, coal, sediment, fossil fuel, paleontologist, living fossil.  
23  What Was Ancient Earth Like?
· Relate what fossils tell us about Earth’s history. 
Relative age, fossil records, geologic time scale, index fossils, Pangaea, continent, continental drift, mass extinction.  
24  What Are the Oceans Like?
· Recognise how water differs in different parts of the ocean. 
Pacific, Atlantic, Indian, Southern, Arctic oceans, salinity, water pressure, submersible, continental shelf, continental slope, abyssal plain, coral reef, lagoon, atoll.  
25  How Does Ocean Water Move?
· Understand about waves, currents and tides. 
Wave, storm surge, current, rip current, El Nino, tide, gravity, high tide, low tide, shore, jetty, erosion.  
26  What Are Some Ocean Ecosystems?
· Recognise different ocean ecosystems. 
Intertidal zone, tide pool, nearshore zone, polyp, open ocean, hydrothermal vent plankton, phytoplankton, zooplankton, plankton bloom.  
27  Review  
28  Midterms  
29  What Object Are Part of the Solar System?
· Learn what objects can be found in the solar system. 
Planet, moon, solar system, axis, orbit, Earth, Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, dwarf planet, asteroid, meteoroid, meteor, meteorite.  
30  What Are Stars and Galaxies?
· Learn about stars and galaxies. 
Astronomy, astronomer, stars, the sun, universe, galaxy, Milky Way, spiral galaxy, barred spiral galaxy, irregular galaxy, elliptical galaxy, collide.  
31  Christmas Holiday  
32  What Are Solids, Liquids, and Gases?
· Describe some physical properties of matter 
Matter, volume, physical property, mass, odour, texture, temperature, density, particle, liquid, solid, gas, energy, condense, freeze, melt, evaporate, boil, flow, compress.  
33  Scout Camp  
34  What Are Mixtures and Solutions?
· Understand what mixtures and solutions are and how to separate them. 
Mixture, composition, solution, dissolve, sieve, filter, magnet.  
35  What Is Sound?
· Recognise that sound travels in waves. 
Sound, wave, vibration, compression wave, pitch, frequency, volume, decibel, crest, trough, wavelength, amplitude, speed of sound, insulation, amplification, sound engineer.  
36  What Is Light?
· Explain what light is and how it travels. 
Light, vacuum, transverse wave, electromagnetic spectrum, radio wave, infrared wave, microwave, visible light, ultraviolet, x rays, beam, laser, hologram.  
37  What Are Some Properties of Light?
· Identify some common properties of light. 
Opaque, transparent, translucent, absorb, reflect, reflection, angle, refraction, prism, diffraction, lens, convex lens, concave lens.  
38  What Are Forces?
· Identify some common forces. 
Force, motion, Newton, friction, balanced forces, unbalanced forces, velocity, accelerate.  
39  Review  
40  Finals  
MathematicsInstructor: Nicholas HansenTextbook: Go Math!Houghton MifflinHarcourt Publishing Company 
Term 1


Week  Objective  Keywords  
1  Introductions and Review of Multiplication Tables
– Class Rules and Structure – Review of Multiplication Tables 

2  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  
3  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  
4  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 

5  Ch. 2 Divide Whole Numbers
– Place the First Digit – Divide by 1Digit Divisors 
Dividend, divisor, quotient, remainder, inverse operation  
6  Ch. 2 Divide Whole Numbers (continued)
– Division with 2Digit Divisors – Partial Quotients – Estimate with 2Digit Divisors – Divide by 2Digit Divisors 
Partial quotient  
7

Ch. 2 Divide Whole Numbers (continued)
– Interpret the Remainder – Adjust Quotients – Divisions – Chapter 2 Test 
Compatible number, estimate, Remainder, diagram  
8  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  
9  Ch. 3 Add and Subtract Decimals (continued)
– Estimate Decimal Sums and Differences – Add Decimals – Subtract Decimals – Patterns with Decimals – Add and Subtract Money – Test Chapter 3 
Benchmark, sequence, term  
10  Review  
11  Midterms – Through Chapter 3  
12  Ch. 4 Multiply Decimals
– Multiplication Patterns with Decimals – Multiply Decimals and Whole Numbers 
Decimal, hundredth, ones, pattern, expanded form  
13  Ch. 4 Multiply Decimals (continued)
– Multiplication with Decimals and Whole Numbers – Multiply Using Expanded Form – Multiply Money 
Expanded Form  
14  Ch. 4 Multiply Decimals (continued)
– Decimal Multiplication – Multiply Decimals – Zeros in the Product 
zeros  
15  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  
16  Ch. 5 Divide Decimals (continued)
– Decimal Division – Divide Decimals 
Model division  
17  Ch. 5 Divide Decimals (continued)
– Write Zeros in the Dividend – Decimal Operations 
Equivalent fraction, remainder  
18  Introduction to Adding and Subtracting Fractions
– Rules for Adding and Subtracting Fractions 

19  Review  
20  Finals – Through Chapter 5  
Mathematics

Term 2


21  Ch. 6 Add and Subtract Fractions with Unlike Denominators
– Addition with Unlike Denominators – Subtraction with Unlike Denominators – Estimate Fraction Sums and Differences – Common Denominators and Equivalent Fractions – Add and Subtract Fractions 
Sum, difference, benchmark  
22

Ch. 6 Add and Subtract Fractions with Unlike Denominators (continued)
– Add and Subtract Mixed Numbers – Subtraction with Renaming – Patterns with Fractions – Practice Addition and Subtraction – Use Properties of Addition 
Property of addition  
23  Ch. 7 Multiply Fractions
– Find Part of a Group – Multiply Fractions and Whole Numbers – Fraction and Whole Number Multiplication – Multiply Fractions 
Denominator, numerator, product  
24  Ch. 7 Multiply Fractions (continued)
– Compare Fraction Factors and Products – Fraction Multiplication – Area and Mixed Numbers – Compare Mixed Number Factors and Products – Multiply Mixed Numbers 
Equivalent fraction
Simplest form 

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 – Through Chapter 8  
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 Pattern – Find a Rule – Graph and Analyze Relationships 

33  Ch. 10 Convert Units of Measure
– Customary Length – Customary Capacity – Weight 
Foot, inch, mile, yard, capacity, fluid ounce, gallon, pint, quart, pound, ton,  
34  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  
35  Ch. 11 Geometry and Volume
– Polygons – Triangles – Quadrilaterals 
Congruent, heptagon, nonagon, polygon, regular polygon, decagon, hexagon, octagon, pentagon, quadrilateral  
36  Ch. 11 Geometry and Volume (continued)
– Three Dimensional Figures – Unit Cubes and Solids Figures – Understanding Volume – Estimate Volume 
Unit cube, cubic unit, volume  
37  Ch. 11 Geometry and Volume
– Volume of Rectangular Prisms – Apply Volume Formulas – Compare Volumes – Find Volume of Composed Figures 
Congruent, heptagon, nonagon, polygon, regular polygon, decagon, hexagon, octagon, pentagon, quadrilateral  
38  What is an integer?
– How to add and subtract integers – Negative numbers 

39  Review  
40  Finals Through Chapter 11  
Social Studies

Term 1


Week  Objective  Keywords  
1  What is Social Studies?  Democracy, Rights, Citizen.  
2  A good citizen  Honesty, responsibility, fairness  
3  Social Life  Status, Role, Right, Duty  
4  Human Rights  Freedom, Equality  
5  Children’s Rights  Abuse, Maturity  
6  Child Abuse and Protection  Protected, Developed, Educated  
7  Local Administration  Organization implement,  
8  Structure and Duties of Local Administration  Structure, duties, municipality, governor.  
9  Roles of Local Administrators  Chief executive, mayor, district.  
10  Review  
11  Midterms  
12  Public Services  Services, administration  
13  Thai Culture  Anthem, ceremony, spiritual  
14  Local Wisdom  Beliefs, customs.  
15  Irish Culture  People, population, heritage  
16  Chinese Culture  History, landscape  
17  Project  
18  Project  
19  Review  
20  Finals  
Social Studies

Term 2


21  What is Economics?  Production factors, land, labour, capital, entrepreneur  
22  Goods and Services  Raw material, skilled labour, competition  
23  Factors of Production  Demand, supply,  
24  Factors that influence the production of goods and services  Resources, manpower, intelligence.  
25  Consumer Behaviour  Price, quality, customs  
26  Technology in Production  Agriculture, industry, development  
27  Review  
28  Midterms  
29  
30  Christmas Holiday  
31  Bank  Enterprise, agreement, commercial  
32  Credit and Loan  Formal loan, informal loan, loan agreement  
33  Sufficient Economy  Prosperity, allocate, sufficiency, reasonableness  
34  Thai Geography  Location, longitude, latitude, equator  
35  Geography in regions of Thailand  Tradition, occupation, location.  
36  Influence of Natural Environment on creation of human culture.  Landforms, river, mass.  
37  Influence of Physical Environment on Human Migration and Settlement  Mountains, coastal plains, forests  
38  Environmental Preservation and Degradation  Pollutions, natural resource, decrease in seashore area.  
39  Review  
40  Finals  