Syllabus for Grades 4-5

Math, Writing, Literature, Science, and History Topics

MathHumanitiesWriting
1Introduction To ExpressionsSpanish Stories: The Water of LifeSentences and Fragments
1ParenthesesSpanish Stories: The Girl FishUnscrambling Sentences and Fixing Fragments
1Multiplication and DivisionNative American Stories: Géha Aids A Deserted BoyStatements, Questions, Commands, and Exclamations
2Words to ExpressionsProject: Story WritingWriting Stories Collaboratively
2Word Problems to Expressions: Addition and SubtractionEarth and Space Science: Patterns in the Sky IRun-on Sentences
2Word Problems to Expressions: Multiplication and DivisionEarth and Space Science: Patterns in the Sky IICoordinating Conjunctions: But, Because, So
3Positive and Negative NumbersEarth and Space Science: Gravity and Orbits ICoordinating Conjunctions: But, Because, So
3Positive and Negative NumbersEarth and Space Science: Gravity and Orbits IISubordinating Conjunctions: Before/After, If, When, Even Though/Although
3Rearranging ExpressionsEarth and Space Science: Escaping the Earth ISubordinating Conjunctions: Since, While, Unless, Whenever
4Simplifying Expressions with VariablesEarth and Space Science: Escaping the Earth IIAppositives
4Adding Variables to ThemselvesProject: Journey to MarsOvercoming Obstacles as a Multidisciplinary Team
4Multiplying Numbers InHeros and Villians: Christopher Columbus IAppositives
5FactoringHeros and Villians: Christopher Columbus IICombining Sentences Using Coordinating and Subordinating Conjunctions
5Solving EquationsHeros and Villians: Robert E. Lee ICombining Sentences Using Coordinating and Subordinating Conjunctions
5Moving Variables AroundHeros and Villians: Robert E. Lee IICombining Sentences Using Two and Three Conjunctions
6Multiplying and Dividing EquationsHeros and Villians: Ronald Reagan ICombining Sentences Using Two and Three Conjunctions
6Word Problems With EquationsHeros and Villians: Ronald Reagan IIExpanding Kernel Sentences
6Word Problems With EquationsProject: DebatePathos, Ethos, and Logos