Fifth Grade at EDW is about....
Reading: making connections, asking questions, determining importance, visualizing, making inferences, synthesizing, reading novels, readers' responses, guided group work
Writing: descriptive, narrative, expository, responding to literature, writing poetry, persuasive, research, using the Six Traits, writing process, grammar
Language: word study and spelling strategies
Math: basic facts, problem solving, using EveryDay Math curriculum
Social Studies: Native Americans, Explorers, Colonization, American Revolution, Government, Geography, Slavery, Immigration
Science: Landforms, Environments, Variables, Great Body Shop health units
Character: Responsive classroom, Second Steps anti-bullying program, PBIS