5th Grade Curriculum
Students explore Bible history from the Fall of Adam and Eve through the Descent of the Holy Ghost.
Language Arts and Literature
Students learn to put their reading comprehension into writing using book reports while simultaneously reinforcing their knowledge of grammar and punctuation. Students also learn the models of written expression and work on several compositional and creative writing activities.
*Cursive is mandatory for all written assignments
Students learn order of operations, geometry and measurements, they also learn integers, divisibility concepts, ratios, statistics, prime and composite numbers, graphing points on a coordinate plane
Students learn the story of North America, the Indian nations, European colonization and the founding and history of the United States up to the Twentieth Century
Students learn life processes, human body systems, cells, plant
Students learn 1st and 2nd conjugation, present, imperfect and future tense verbs, nouns and adjectives as well Catholic prayers
Students are taught the virtues of charity, sportsmanship, and patience as well as social interaction through two-handed touch football, handball, soccer, dodgeball and a variety of other sports
Students learn the basics of Gregorian Chant and practice reciting Latin hymns
Students engage in interdisciplinary art projects throughout their courses