Curriculum

 

RMAE Fifth Grade

Core Knowledge Units of Study 2018-2019


History/Social Studies:

  • Lakes of the World

  • The Maya, Aztec, and Inca Civilizations

  • The Renaissance

  • The Reformation

  • England

  • The Age of Exploration

  • Early Russia

  • Feudal Japan

  • Westward Expansion

  • The Civil War

  • Native Americans

  • Geography of the United States


Science:

  • Investigating Matter

  • Energy and Matter in Ecosystems

  • Modeling Earth's Systems

  • Protecting Earth's Resources

  • Astronomy - Space Science

  • The Human Body (The Endocrine System/Puberty/ The Reproductive System)


Field Trips and Special Events:

  • Young Ameritowne

  • Abe Lincoln


Core Novels:

  • The Secret Garden

  • Don Quixote
  • Sherlock Holmes
  • A Midsummer Night's Dream
  • The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
  • Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass
  • Little Women