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Grade 5

Fifth Grade:

Grade Level News:

Welcome back to school to your child’s very last year in Lincoln School! During September, students will be working on building their reading, writing, math and science communities. We will also be spending a great deal of time getting to know each other!

In reading, students will be: 

  • Building their class reading community 

  • Determining how to use text features

  • Determining how questioning aids reading comprehension

In writing, students will be: 

  • Building their class writing community 

  • Identify the steps of the Writing Process

  • Beginning Personal Narratives

In math, students will be working on the following skills: 

  • write and compute number sentences that have parentheses, brackets, and/or braces.

  • correctly write number sentences using mathematical symbols and the order of operations.

  • understand number sentences and estimate their answers without calculating them. 

  • multiply large whole numbers.

In science, students will be working on the following skills: 

  • Identifying the properties of Physical Science

  • Analyzing properties of matter

  • Analyzing changes in matter

 

From,

The Fifth Grade Team