Fifth Grade Programs by Subject

Fifth Grade Activities          Freedom Elementary's Computer Lab. Dr. Walton, teacher. Links are subject to change weekly.

Math

Practice Math Facts
Concept &
Month 
taught
Alpine District/State Objective 
Starred (*) objectives, every 5th grader must know.
Blue objectives were added by Northridge teachers.
Learn                                              
Practice                                                                                        
Quiz/Test             
Number 
Sense:

integers

whole 
numbers

fractions

decimals





August
*Read and write numbers in standard and 
expanded form through the billions. 

Standard form = 1, 475, 934, 214     

Expanded form = one billion, four hundred 
seventy-five million, nine hundred thirty-four 
thousand, two hundred fourteen

What's Your Name? 
Cookie Dough  to 10,000
Place Value Puzzler to a million
Cross Numbers to 100 million
Distance to Sun 
Speed of Light 
One billion seconds old 
Bytes in a gigabyte 
Countries by population
Current World Population 
Internet Usage Statistics 
Really Big Numbers
             
Read and write decimals to thousandths.
Tenths



Hundredths After
 reading scroll down to practice

Hundredths 2 After 
reading scroll down to practice




Thousandths After 
reading scroll down to practice

Thousandths 2 After reading scroll down 


Place Value (Click on Decimal and Tenths)
Countries by Population 
(% below 1)

Place Value (Click on Decimal and Hundredths)
Hundredths - Multiple Choice 
Hundredths 
Hundredths of a Second 
Countries by Population 
(% below 1)

Place Value (Click on Decimal and Thousandths)
Thousandths - Multiple Choice 
Place Value Puzzler 
Countries by Population 
(% below 1)






Hundredths Quiz





Thousandths Quiz 



Demonstrate multiple ways to represent
whole numbers, decimals, fractions, percents, 
and integers using models and symbolic 
representations (e.g., 108=2x50+8; 110=102+8;
90%=90 out of 100 squares on a hundred chart).

What is a Fraction?
Shade  
Find Grammy
Mission Magnetite  

Decimals
Fractions  
Identify, read, and locate fractions, mixed 
numbers, decimals, and integers on the 
number line.
Integers: Number Line



*Represent repeated factors using exponents.
Galaxy Power Bar 
Secret Worlds: The Universe Within 


Describe situations where integers could be 
used in the students' environment.
Integer Challenge 


Relationships
and equiva-
lencies of


integers
fractions
decimals
percents


Compare fractons by finding a common 
denominator.
Compare Fractions 

*Use and place numbers on number line including integers


Order integers, fractions (including mixed numbers), and decimals using a variety of methods, including
the numberline.
Fraction Game - Exploration - Click on
card

Crack the Code - Integer
A Wrenching Problem - Fractions
Decimal Switch 
Least to Greatest 1-Decimal
Least to Greatest 2-Decimal
Genius Boxing-Integer <=>

Rewrite mixed numbers and improper fractions from one form to the other and represent each using 
regions, sets of objects, or line segments.

Improper Fractions Game
Improper Fractions 
Represent commonly used fractions as decimals 
and percents in a variety of ways (e.g., models, fraction strips, pictures, calculators, algorithms).


Fractions and Decimals 
Model and calculate equivalent forms of a fraction
(including simplest form).
Illuminations - Equivalent Fractions 
Equivalent Fractions 
Fresh Baked Fractions 

Rename whole numbers as fractions with different 
denominators (e.g., 5=5/1, 3=6/2, 1=7/7).



Number 
Theory

divisibility 
multiples
factors
primenumber
composite

October
Identify patterns with skip counting and multiples to 
develop and use divisibility tests for determing 
whether a whole number is divisible by 2, 3, 5, 6, 9, 
and 10.



Rewrite a composite number between 2 and 50 as a 
product of only prime numbers.



*Use strategies for classifying whole numbers to 50 
as prime, composite, or neither.



*Break a number down into its prime factorization.


Interactive Practice
*Identify factors (common/GCF) of a number.



*Memorize and undersand divisibility rules.
Divisibility Rules  
Divisibility Rules - Tips


Find common multiples and factors and apply to 
adding and subtracting fractions.



Addition 
Subtraction

September
*Write and compute addition and subtraction problems



*Problem solve using addition and subtraction with 1 and 2 step problems.





Multiplication


September
October

Division


October
*Learn multiplication vocabulary and symbols.



*Identify the multiples (common) of a number.



*Learn division vocabulary and symbols



Represent division-with-remainder using whole 
numbers, decimals, or fractions.

Fresh Baked Fractions 

Describe the effect of place value when mulitplying 
and dividing whole numbers and decimals by
10, 100, and 1000.



Model multiplication of fractions and decimals (e.g., 
tenths mulitplied by tenths, a whole number 
mulitplied by tenths, or a whole number with tenths 
multipled by tenths) in a variety of ways (e.g., 
manipulatives, number line and area models, 
patterns).






Solve 
problems
involving
one or two 
operations


October
*Determine when it is appropriate to use estimation, 
mental math strategies, paper and pencil, algorithms, or a calculator.
Estimation of Length

Jigsaw Puzzle 


Make reasonable estimations of fraction and decimal
sums, differences, and products, including knowing whether results obtained using a calculator are
 reasonable.




Write number sentences that can be used to solve a 
two-step problem.
Megaconverter 2



*Interpret division-with-remainder problems as they
apply to the environment (e.g., If there are 53 
people, how many vans are needed if each van 
holds 8 people?)



Proficiency:
multiplication
division

Problem 
solving:
addition 
subtraction
multiplication
of decimals 
and fractions

October
November
December

February
*Multiply multi-digit whole numbers by a 
two-digit whole number with fluency, using 
efficient procedures. 
  
October

Draggable Multiplication

*Divide multi-digit dividends by a one-digit divisor 
with fluency, using efficient procedures.
  October
Division Mini Lesson 
Math Magician - Divide
Draggable Division 

*Learn fraction, decimal and percent vocabulary and symbols. February



Add and subtract decimals with fluency, using 
efficient procedures.

Addition of Decimals 
After reading scroll down to practice
Concentration
Adding on Numberline  
Change Maker 

*Multiply decimals with fluency   February



*Learn fraction vocabulary and symbols. Nov./Dec.

Tony Fraction's Pizza Shop

*Add and subtract fractions with fluency.  Nov./Dec. Add Fractions with Circles
Fractions Workshop
 
Fractions (Add & Subtract)
Adding Fractions (like denominator)
Subtracting Fractions (like denominator)
Fishy Fractions - Add w/ same
denominator
 (Click Maybe Later)
Fishy Fractions - Add w/unlike
denominator
 (Click Maybe Later)
Fishy Fractions - Subt w/ same
denominator
 (Click Maybe Later)
Fishy Fractions - Subt w/ same
denominator
 (Click Maybe Later)



Add Fractions 
*Multiply fractions. Nov./Dec./ with fluency Feb. Multiply Fractions With Circles  


*Create and compare fractions, mixed numbers, and improper fractions   Nov./Dec. Spy Guy - Improper
Fractions and Mixed
Numbers



*Put fractions into their simplest form/lowest terms.    Nov./Dec.
Fishy Fractions - Simplest Form(Click Maybe Later)

*Problem solve using 1 and 2 step fraction problems Nov./Dec.


*Compute a fraction to a decimal to a percent   February



*Problem solve using 1 and 2 step problems.  Feb.



Review of 
Standard 1
Mathematical Language and Symbols Students 
Should Use
 prime, composite, exponent, fractions, 
numerator, denominator, common denominator, 
common factor, common multiple, decimals, 
percents, divisible, divisibility, equivalent fractions, 
integer, dividend, quotient, divisor, factor, order of operations, simplest terms, various symbols for 
multiplication and division, mixed numeral, 
improper fraction



Predicting
and extending
patterns using
whole numbers
decimals
fractions
April
*Analyze and make predictions about numeric 
patterns, including decimals and fractions.

Crack Hacker's Safe 


*Determine a rule for the pattern using organized 
lists, tables, objects, and variables.

Stop That Creature

Use algebraic
expressions 
to solve 
simple 
real-world
problems

April

*Learn algebraic vocabulary and symbols


*Use properties and the order of operations involving 
addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, and
the use of parentheses to compute with whole numbers, decimals, and fractions.

Late Delivery
Operation Order 

*Use patterns, models, and relationships as contexts 
for writing and solving simple equations and 
inequalities with whole number solutions
(e.g., 6x__=54; x+3=7)

Equation Match 
Poddle Weigh-in 




Use spatial 
reasoning
to recognize, 
describe, and
analyze 
geometric 
shapes and
principles.


January
*Learn geometric vocabulary and symbols



*Draw, label, and describe line segments, rays, lines, 
parallel lines, and perpendicular lines.

Hidden Picture

*Draw, label, and define an angle as two rays sharing 
a common endpoint (vertex), and measure angles.
Spy Guy - Working 
with Angles



*Classify triangles and quadrilaterals, and circles and 
analyze the relationships among the shapes in each classification (e.g., a square is a rectangle).
Figures and Polygons 


*Relate pyramids and right prisms to the 
two-dimensional shapes (nets) from which they were created.

Dr. Gee's 3-D Lab  

*Identify properties and attributes of solids (i.e., right 
prisms, pyramids, cylinders, cones) and describe 
them by the number of edges, faces, and vertices as 
well as the types of faces.
3-D Twirler 





Specify 
locations 
in a 
coordinate 
plane.

January
*Locate points defined by ordered pairs of integers.
Greg's Grid Graphs
Spy Guy - Ordered Pairs
What's the Point?
Billy Bug  (1 quad)
Billy Bug  (4 quads)
Stock the Shelves

*Write an ordered pair for a point in a coordinate
plane with integer coordinates.

Hurkle
Planet Hop

Specify possible paths between locations on a 
coordinate plane and compare distances of the 
various paths.






Find area of 
polygons.

March
*Learn geometric vocabulary and symbols



*Determine the area of irregular and regular 
polygons by the composition and decomposition of rectangles, triangles and parallelograms.
Spy Guy - Area and
Perimeter



Determine the area of a trapezoid by the composition and decompositon of rectangles, triangles, and parallelograms.



*Compare areas of polygons using different units of 
measure within the same measurement stystem (e.g., 
square feet, square yards).
 






Find surface 
area and 
volume 
of three-
dimensional
shapes.


March
*Qualify area by finding the total number of 
same-sized units of volume needed to fill the space without gaps or overlaps.



*Recognize that a cube having a 1 unit edge is the 
standard unit for measuring volume expressed as a 
cubic unit.
Spy Guy - Volume and
Displacement


*Derive and use the formula to determine the volume 
of a right prism with a triangular or rectangular base.
Spy Guy - Volume and
Displacement



Relate the formulas for the areas of triangles, 
rectangles, or parallelograms to the surface area of
a right prism.



*Derive and use the formula to determine the surface 
area of a right prism and express surface area in 
square units.
Spy Guy - Surface Area of Prisms



Use statistical 
methods
to compare 
data, 
and 
propose 
and 
justify 
inferences 
based on 
data.

May
*Learn data and probability vocabulary



*Construct, analyze, and display data using an 
appropriate format (e.g., line plots, bar graphs, line graphs).
Data Picking
Bar Graph
Pie Chart
Line Graph
All the Parts
Create a Graph
Pie Chart
Circle Graph
Bar and Line Graphs 
Stem and Leaf Plotter
Bar Graph
Reading Charts and Graphs
Line Graph
Recognize the differences in representing 
categorical and numerical data.
How it all Stacks Up


*Identify minimum and maximum values for a set of 
data.

Histogram
Minimum and Maximum  ?
*Identify and calculate the mean, median, mode, and 
range.
Jupiter is Average

Mean Green Machine
Mode, Median and Mean
Mean, Median and Mode Calculator

Graphs (Click on mean, median,  and/or mode)
Landmark Shark Game
Mean
Median
Mode
Range
Mode, Median and Mean


Apply basic 
concepts of probablity.

May
*Describle the results of experiments involving 
random outcomes using a variety of notations 
(e.g., 4 out of 9, 4/9)

Spinners
Random Ball-Picking Machine
Probability 

*Recognize that probability is always a value 
between 0 and 1 (inclusively).



*Express the likelihood of an outcome in a simple 
experiment as a value between 0 and 1 (inclusively).



Review
Review several of the above topics in one game.

Mathonaire 
Math Lingo - 5
Brainchild 


    


  
            
           


       
       
         
          



        

Links to other school's websites  (These have not been screened.) 
        Pony Express Elementary   This includes websites for grades 1-6. 
        Harvest Elementary - Mr. Hunter    Click on the triangle to open a list of sites.