Grade 5: Overview

  • GRADE 5

    Operations and Algebraic Thinking

    • Write and interpret numerical expressions.

    • Analyze patterns and relationships.

    Number and Operations in Base Ten

    • Understand the place value system.

    • Perform operations with multi-digit whole numbers and with decimals to hundredths.

    Number and Operations—Fractions

    • Use equivalent fractions as a strategy to add and subtract fractions.

    • Apply and extend previous understandings of multiplication and division to multiply and

    divide fractions.

    Measurement and Data

    • Convert like measurement units within a given measurement system.

    • Represent and interpret data.

    • Geometric measurement: understand concepts of volume and relate volume to multiplication

    and to addition.


    • Graph points on the coordinate plane to solve real-world and mathematical problems.

    • Classify two-dimensional figures into categories based on their properties.