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 11 – November 15, 2018

Read the Weekly Update 11 - November 15, 2018 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...

Intramural basketball kicks off!

Intramural Basketball Registration (2nd and 3rd grades) is open! Registration form & more information here! Form is due by November 28. The purpose of this school sponsored program is to teach the 2nd and 3rd grade students basic basketball skills. It will allow...

Plan ahead for SCRIP orders!

Now you can plan ahead when you want to place your SCRIP orders! See below for all the dates for this year. Click here for more information about the SCRIP fundraising program!...

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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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