Fifth Grade

The 5th grade curriculum at St. Charles includes both academic and religious study, including: English/language arts, math, science, social studies, and religion.

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5th Grade Academic Study

  • Place Value
  • Powers & Exponents
  • Partial Products and the Distributive Property
  • Multiplication & Division: Applications, Patterns, & Estimations
  • Decimals: Estimations, Addition and Subtraction, Multiplication & Division, Investigative Problem Solving
  • Order of Operations
  • Ordered Pairs
  • Numerical Expressions and Patterns
  • Fractions: Multiples & Factors, Division & Multiplication
  • Fraction and Decimal Conversions
  • Measurement: Conversions, Capacity, Estimation
  • Basic Geometry: Polygons, Classification of Shapes, Volume of Composite Figures

Life Science

  • Basic Chemistry
  • Cells and the Microscope
  • Genetics
  • Classification
  • Plants
  • Animals
  • Ecology

Science Skills

  • Scientific Method
  • Lab Measurement, Tools, Safety, and Reports
  • Precision and Accuracy
  • Inference and Observation
  • Dimensional Analysis
  • Nature of Science
  • Graphing
  • Density
  • Design, build, and program Lego Robots
  • Engineering Design Cycle
  • Uses of Robotics
  • Natural Disasters and Disaster Recovery Cycle
  • Rube-Goldberg Machines
  • Various Engineering-Based Projects
  • United States History
  • Revolutionary War
  • Formation of the U.S. Government
  • Civil War
  • The Holy Trinity
  • Commandments
  • Jesus: God and Son
  • Parables and Miracles
  • The Church
  • Mary, Mother of God
  • Sacraments
  • The Mass
  • The Beatitudes
  • Prayer
  • Holy Rosary
  • Angels and Saints
  • Bible Usage

Art, Spanish, Music, Computer, and Physical Education are also incorporated into the curriculum at St. Charles. Find out more about our Specialists here.

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Latest News

Weekly Update 23 – February 14, 2019

Read the Weekly Update 23 - February 14, 2019 for the latest news on what’s happening at St. Charles School. Submissions: To submit an article for the Weekly Update, please send your submission by Tuesday at 2 pm to the school office at stchbschool@gmail.com.

Family Fun Dodgeball Tournament is March 2

Beat the winter cold, meet some new families and have fun with old friends! St. Charles Women’s Council is hosting a FAMILY FUN dodgeball tournament on Saturday, March 2, 2019 from 1 - 4 pm in the St. Charles School Gym. Cost is $10 per team. A family-friendly movie...

Parent’s Night Out is February 22!

Parent's Night Out is Friday, February 22! We had so much fun last time - let's do it again!  Mark your calendars and book your babysitter for Parent's Night Out - Friday, February 22 - 7:00 PM until close at The Exchange Food and Drink in New Brighton (cash bar).  We...

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St. Charles school is supported by St. Charles Borromeo Parish in St. Anthony Village, MN. At St. Charles we provide a solid foundation of Faith & Knowledge for Life. To schedule a tour, request more information, or enroll a student, please contact us by email or phone (612) 781-2643.
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