Grade 5 Math Curriculum

Activities in the mathematics grade 5 series cover:

Number Sense & Numeration
  • Reading and writing numbers from 0.01 to 100,000
  • Place value to 100,000
  • Expressing numbers in standard and expanded form
  • Counting by 10’s, 11’s, and 12’s
  • Four operations ( addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division) using 2, 3 and 4 digit numbers
  • Order of operations
  • Working with fractions- proper, improper, and mixed numbers
  • Four operations (addition, subtraction, multiplication and division) using fractions
  • Fractions and decimals
  • Multiples
  • Factors
  • Four operations ( addition, subtraction, multiplication and division) using decimals
  • Showing equivalency between decimals
  • Percentages and fractions
  • Word problems using (addition, subtraction, multiplication and division) with whole numbers and decimals
Measurement
  • Working with money
  • Analog, digital and 24 hour time
  • Temperature
  • Metric system (Linear)
  • Calculating perimeter and area
  • Surface area
  • Working with circles
  • Metric system (capacity) & Calculating capacity
  • Introduction to volume
  • Metric system (mass) & Measuring mass
Geometry & Spatial Sense
  • Review of geometry basics
  • Polygons
  • Angles
  • Geometry tools
  • Symmetry
  • Congruency
  • Triangles
  • Geometric solids
  • Transformational geometry
  • Grids in a coordinate systems
  • Tiling patterns
Patterning & Algebra
  • Number patterns
Data Management and Probability
  • Collecting and organizing data
  • Creating graphs: Line, Bar, circle and pictographs
  • Analyzing graphs and scatter plots
  • Predicting the probability of an event occurring
  • Creating tree diagrams