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Grade 5


In grade 5 math, your child will:

  • use models and strategies to divide 2- and 3-digit numbers by 2-digit numbers, with and without remainders. (Students are not expected to use the standard long division algorithm until sixth grade.)

  • add and subtract fractions with unlike denominators

  • multiply fractions and divide fractions in simple cases

  • measure volume

  • explain patterns in the number of zeros and the placement of the decimal point in the answer when multiplying or dividing by powers of 10

  • read, write, round, compare, add & subtract, multiply & divide decimals

  • multiply multi-digit whole numbers

  • locate and graph points on a coordinate plane