Fifth Grade

Teacher

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Kathy Coats

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bible

  • “Living in God’s Love”
  • Application of Biblical principles
  • Bible study skills
  • Bible knowledge

English

  • Sentence and sentence parts
  • Punctuation, capitalization, and quotation facts
  • Synonyms, antonyms, homonyms
  • Dictionary, thesaurus skills
  • Letter writing
  • Making an outline
  • Literary research paper
  • Book reports and creative writing
  • Recognizing, diagramming all eight parts of speech
  • Word usage

Reading

  • Character-building stories
  • Activities that build research and literary skills
  • Comprehension and study skills

Spelling and Handwriting

  • Weekly word lists on various categories
  • Six poems committed to memory
  • Review of cursive writing formations

Health

  • Circulatory  system, digestive system
  • Nutrition and physical fitness
  • Interpersonal relationships

Science

  • Mammals and vertebrates
  • Energy – force and motion
  • Engines: steam, internal combustion, jet propulsion, rocket engines
  • Light, water, air, weather
  • Geology, oceanography
  • Planets, moon, sun, stars
  • Conservation

Arithmetic

  • Mastery of fundamental operations
  • Story problems
  • Problem solving strategies
  • Calculating time
  • Rounding off whole numbers, money, decimals, and mixed numbers
  • Finding parts of a whole
  • Factoring
  • Probability, introduction to percents
  • Negative temperature
  • Converting Celsius to Fahrenheit and vice versa
  • Solving algebraic equations
  • Reading schedules and charts
  • Basic geometric shapes
  • Perimeter and area
  • Squares and square roots
  • Estimates
  • Roman numerals
  • Measuring to the quarter inch

History/Geography

  • History
  • Geography
  • Citizenship
  • Economics
  • Culture

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