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® St. Therese Catholic School

Fifth Grade

Fifth Grade is a big year that will help students transition into middle school. Specific questions should be directed to Mrs. Baumbach, the classroom teacher.

Teachers use OnCourse class homepages to keep their students informed about classwork, tests, grades, notes, etc. Click here to go to the Class Homepage.

Religion (Faith First, RCL Benziger):
Unit 1 - The Sacraments: God's Gift of Life
Unit 2 - Baptism and Confirmation
Unit 3 - The Eucharist
Unit 4 - Reconciliation and Annointing of the Sick
Unit 5 - Holy Orders and Marriage

Project Genesis: Loving God, Loving Family

Math (Mathematics, Houghton Mifflin):
Unit 1 - Place Value of Whole Numbers and Decimals
Unit 2 - Multiplication, Division and Algebra
Unit 3 - Measurement/Data and Graphing
Unit 4 - Addition and Subtraction of Fractions and Decimals
Unit 5 - Multiplication and Division of Fractions and Decimals
Unit 6 - Geometry and Measurement
Unit 7- Ratio, Proportion, Percent and Probability
Unit 8 - Algebra, Integers, and Coordinate Graphing

Language Arts :
Reading - Reading, Macmillan/McGraw-Hill
English - English, Houghton Mifflin
Spelling - English, Houghton Mifflin

Science (Science-Level Green, Glencoe McGraw-Hill):
Unit 1 - Diversity of Life
Unit 2 - Ecosystems
Unit 3 - Earth and its Resources
Unit 4 - Weather and Space
Unit 5 - Matter
Unit 6 - Forces of Energy

Social Studies (America Will Be, Houghton Mifflin):

Each student may celebrate his/her birthday with the class. If your child has a birthday in the summer or during a holiday, they will be assigned a day they may celebrate their birthday at school. Sutdents may bring a treat (store bought) or special item (i.e.: pencils, stickers, etc.) to share with the entire class. This is not required. The snack will be passed out right before lunch or at the end of the day. Please notify the teacher in advance to be sure there are no conflicts.

Classroom Discipline:
Click here to view the Discipline Plan for upper grades.