English Language: We complete 3 novel studies, including I am Malala by Malala Yousafzai. We interview our classmates and write their biographies.
Math: We construct triangles given angle and side measurements.
Science: We demonstrate an understanding of the various forms and sources of energy, and the ways energy can be transformed and conserved. Then, we design energy efficient homes. We also take a field trip to the Ontario Science Centre.
Social Studies: We examine Canadian Citizenship and the Canadian Government. We even write a letter to the Prime Minister.
Art: We examine the elements of a Graphic Novel and create our own. We also complete “The Grade 5 Sketchbook Project” with weekly assignments applying various artistic elements.
Gym: We introduce our students to yoga.