5th Grade Curriculum

Intermediate Math A Class Connect

This course is the first of a three-year middle school math sequence. It focuses on computational fluency, conceptual understanding, and problem solving and expands into concepts of geometry, algebra, and statistics. The course also features new graphics and learning tools. Learn More

American History A

As the first half of a detailed two-year survey of the history of the United States, this course takes students from the arrival of the first people in North America through the Civil War and Reconstruction. Lessons integrate topics in geography, civics, and economics. Learn More

Intermediate English A

This course is designed to give students the essential building blocks for expressing their ideas in standard (or formal) English. After an opening focus on paragraph writing, students write a variety of compositions in genres they will encounter throughout their schooling. Learn More

Earth Science

This course gives students an opportunity to relate to their everyday world by connecting them to the beauty of geological history, landforms around the globe, the nature of the sea and air, and the newest discoveries about our universe. Learn More

Intermediate 3 Music

In this course, students learn about all the notes of the major scale, from low So up to high Do. Students also learn to recognize and sing the natural minor scale. Students expand their knowledge of rhythm with simple syncopated patterns. Learn More

Art American A-R

Following the timeline of the K12 history program, Intermediate Art: American A introduces students to the artists, cultures, and great works of art and architecture of North America, from pre-Columbian times through 1877. Learn More

Latin Elementary Year 1

Although this course focuses mainly on vocabulary acquisition, students will intuitively grasp basic grammar principles through stories, games, activities, and assessments. Students also learn to perform simple songs and stories. Culture lessons are presented about significant practices or products of the Latin world. Learn More