Principal's Message Mission Statement 2017-2018 Calendar Visiting the Campus Daily Schedule Pick-Up/Drop-Off Procedure School Bus Enrollment/Registration Donate Today Parent Student Handbook Emergency Plan Information School Accountability Report Card School Site Council Support Services Character Education Forms and Downloads Class Parents
Staff Directory Kindergarten 1st Grade 2nd Grade 3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade
Programs Spanish Program Hot Lunch Art Library Music Physical Education Science After-School Programs Garden Green Team Student Involvement Think First
Fundraising Overview WR Funding AmazonSmile & eScrip Wagner Gear WRPC Annual Registration & Annual Fund Installments
WRPC Board Positions and Other Volunteer Opportunities Hot Lunch Volunteers Room Parent Volunteers Helping Hands Orinda in Action Technology Committee Library Volunteers Yearbook / Classroom Photographers
Family Events Round Up Coffee Connection P.O.I.S.E. 4th/5th Grade Musical
Overview WRPC Mission Statement WRPC Bylaws/Budget WRPC Board Members WRPC Board Meeting Minutes WRPC General Meeting Minutes

Teachers

5th Grade

Welcome to 5th Grade!

Welcome to 5th Grade!

Curriculum

This year's curriculum includes. . . 

Language Arts

  • Reading
    • Reader's Workshop
    • Literal comprehension
    • Interpretive comprehension
    • Literary response and analysis
  • Writing
    • Book reports
    • Grammar
  • Spelling
    • Word analysis and vocabulary development

Math

  • Math Talk - understanding mathematical concepts
  • Number sense
  • Estimation and computation
  • Measurement
  • Geometry
  • Statistics and probability
  • Algebra and functions
  • Problem solving

Social Studies

  • United States history

Science/Health

  • Life Science
  • Physical Science
  • Earth Science

Art/Music/Library/Garden/PE

  • All students receive 30 minute PE classes, twice a week, with our PE Teacher Ms. Fazio. They also receive an additional 80 minutes (over two weeks) of teacher-led instruction using SPARK's lesson plans.  
5th grade

Tips for Families

Upcoming Field Trips

November 9th:  First Thanksgiving

May/June - Pioneer Days:  WR Nature Area

*Check your child's  teacher's website for specific dates