Unit Theme

Social Studies:
Aug. 6 - 8: Bill of Rights
Aug. 11 - 15: Government
Aug. 18 - Sep. 5: Civil War
Sep. 8 - Sep. 19: Reconstruction
Sep. 22 - Oct. 3: Turn of the Century
Oct. 6 - Oct. 17: WWI
Oct. 20 - Oct. 31: Post WWI
Nov. 3 - Nov. 14: Great Depression and New Deal
Nov. 17 - Dec. 19: Review
Jan. 6 - Jan. 30: WWII
Feb. 2 - Feb. 20: Cold War, Korean War, Vietnam War, Cuban Missile Crisis
Feb. 23 - March 6: Civil Rights Movement
March 9 - 20: Persian Gulf War and the War on Terrorism
March 23 - April 3: Economic and Civic Understandings
April 13 - 30: Geography review
May: Introduction of 6th grade standards

Science:
Jan 6 - 30: Cells to microorganisms
Feb. 2 - 27: Inherited traits and learned behaviors
March 2 - 27: Classifying plants and animals
April 13 - May: review and reteach

 

Math:
August  - Order of Operations (PEMDAS), Powers of Ten, multiplication patterns

September - Multiply 1 and 2 digit numbers, relate multiplication to division, problem solving with multiplication and division, numberical expressions, and grouping symbols

October - Division by 1 and 2 digit numbers, partial quotients, estimating and dividing by 2 digit divisors

November - Interpret the remainder, adjusting quotients, problem solving with division

December - add, subtract, multiply and divide fractions, whole numbers, and mixed numbers

January - Graphing Coordinate Planes (ordered pairs, graphing data, line graphs, numerical patterns and analyzing relationships)

February - Geometry (Polygons, triangles, and quarilaterals) and Measurement (length, weight, and capacity)

March - Volume of three-dimensional figures 

April and May - Show what we know (review)