5th Grade

MATH:   Fifth grade math focuses on computation, problem solving, and algebraic thinking as they relate to the Pennsylvania Common Core Standards. 

 Content and topics include:

  • Numbers and Operations in Base Ten: place value, powers of ten, decimals
  • Numbers and Operations – Fractions: add, subtract, multiply, divide, (including mixed numbers)
  • Operations and Algebraic Thinking: order of operations, patterns
  • Geometry:  coordinate plane, classifying 2-D figures
  • Measurement and Data: volume, scale, line plots, conversion of measurement units

READING:  Fifth grade focuses on reading to learn skills:

Oral reading fluency is one measure of a students reading ability. The chart below provides you with our proficiency scale for oral reading fluency reporting.

5th Grade

Oral Reading Fluency Words Correct Per minute Targets

 

Quarter 1

Quarter 2

Quarter 3

Quarter 4

Below Basic

0-95

0-100

0-102

0-104

Basic

96-110

101-119

103-124

105-129

Proficient

111-120

120-132

125-137

130-142

Advanced

121 & Up

133 & Up

138 & Up

143 & Up