Fifth-Sixth Grade Curriculum Overview

Religious Studies             Purpose Driven Life (devotional)

God’s Great Covenant: New Testament (The Gospels)

Language Arts                   Focus on exposing students to rich literature and living books that contain language that allows pictures to come to mind. Students are responsible for narrating (retelling) portions of text both verbally and written promoting comprehension and consideration of the text aligning to what is true, good and beautiful.

Math                                      Math In Focus: The Singapore Approach

  • Write and interpret numerical expressions
  • Understanding place value system
  • Fractions
  • Complex multiplication and division
  • Geometry
  • Measurement and Data

History/Geography         The Story of the World– Book 1: Ancients

  • Ancients (5000 B.C. – A.D. 400)
  • From the Earliest Nomads to the Last Roman Emperor

Science                                 Elemental Science– Biology for the Logic Stage

                                                Training students’ brains to think analytically about the facts of science.

 

  • Life Science
    • Vertebrates
    • Invertebrates
    • Human Body
    • Plants

 

Latin                                      Memoria Press– Prima Latina

Latin vocabulary with integration of reading and writing skills

Fine Arts                             Artistic Pursuits- Study of  Visual Arts:

Upper Elementary- Book Three