Grade 5

January and February

Topics to be explored:

  • Holy Trinity and worship
  • The Great Commandment and Cardinal Virtues
  • Open Parachute: Perseverance and Goal-Setting
  • novel study: “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory” with a focus on character analysis and cause & effect
  • multiplication and division of two and three digit numbers
  • number patterns and solving for variables
  • using prior mathematical knowledge to solve word problems
  • human body: systems of the body and how they work together (skeletal, muscular, circulatory, respiratory, digestive)
  • how government works and the electoral process

Ways to support learning at home: 

  • practice division facts
  • encourage your child to read for 15 – 30 minutes each day
  • remind your child to check the Grade 5 Google Classroom for announcements
  • help your child to complete any other work that may be assigned to them for home practice (you will be informed of this via email)