FIFTH GRADE

Welcome to P.S. 19’s Fifth Grade!

Ms. Garneau
Ms. Goldstein
Ms. Hansen
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Fifth Grade Supply List (2021-2022 School Year)

  • 1 Journal (any kind of notebook)

  • 4 spiral notebooks

  •  5-two pocket folders

  • 1 large pack of pencils

  • 1 pencil sharpener

  • 1 box of crayons, or 1 pack of colored pencils, or 1 pack of markers. You can get all three, but it is not mandatory.

  • 1 homework planner (Any kind of notebook can be used to copy Homework).

  •  2 packs of 8 1/2 “ by 11” copy paper

  • 1 pack of Face Masks (Optional: We have extra masks, but you can provide extras for your own child to keep in class.)

  • If you would like to buy extra notebooks, pencils, or folders at the beginning of the year, we can hold them for your child in the classroom. When your child runs out of notebooks, or folders get ruined, we can provide them with his/her saved supplies throughout the year.

 

We thank you in advance for the supply donations!

Fifth Grade Curriculum

Literacy

Depending on Each Other

  • Spadefoot Toads

  • Rachel Carson: Pioneer of Ecology

 

Finding Courage

  • Heart and Soul: The Story of America and African Americans

  • Escape to Freedom: The Underground Railroad Adventures of Callie and William

Understanding the Universe

  • George’s Secret Key to the Universe

  • Our Solar System

 

Exploring New Worlds

  • Hudson

  • The World Made New: Why the Age of Exploration Happened & How It Changed the World

Writing

  • Literary Essay

  • Theory Charts

  • Opinion Writing

  • Biographies

  • Narrative Writing

  • Journalism/Newspaper Creation

  • Informational Writing 

  • Sci-Fi Writing

  • Persuasive Writing

Mathematics

  • Place value, multiplication, and expressions

  • Dividing whole numbers

  • Adding and subtracting decimals 

  • Multiplying decimals

  • Dividing decimals

  • Adding and subtracting fractions with unlike denominators

  • Multiplying fractions

  • Dividing fractions

  • Algebra: Patterns and graphing

  • Convert units of measure

  • Geometry and Volume