Math 
Grade 5 
Description:  
COURSE/SUBJECT TITLE: Fifth Grade Mathematics LENGTH OF TIME: Full Year (60/65 minutes every day) COURSE DESCRIPTION: Students in grade 5 are in their final year of the Everyday Math series. The curriculum focuses on a problemsolving approach based on everyday situations that develop critical thinking. Mathematical communication, including understanding and evaluating the mathematical thinking and strategies of others is stressed. There is also frequent practice of basic skills through ongoing program routines and mathematical games. The Everyday Math program uses an instrumental approach that revisits topics regularly through activities that explore a wide variety of mathematical content to ensure full concept development. Units covered include:
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EVIDENCE/ASSESSMENTS: Daily warmups Daily discussions Frequent quizzes Group work Unit tests Unit projects Continental Math League Challenges given November  March NECAP tests given in fall NWEA tests is given fall and spring TEXTS AND OTHER RESOURCES: Everyday Math (University of Chicago School Mathematics Project) Supplemental Worksheet Materials Various Websites Revised 8/12


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