Fifth Grade-On Our Way to English


On Our Way to English-Fifth Grade

Year at a Glance

First Semester

Second Semester

1st Nine Weeks

3rd Nine Weeks*

Unit 1

Week 1-4

Theme:  Roman Road to Freedom

Big Question: What is freedom?

Social Studies TEKS 5.2AB; 5.16A


Unit 2

Week 5-8

Theme: By the People

Big Question: How does our government help us?

Social Studies TEKS 5.17AB


Week 9-Review, Assess and Reteach


Unit 5

Week 19-22

Theme: A Growing Nation

Big Question: How did our country grow and develop?

Social Studies TEKS 5.4AG


Unit 6

Week 23-26

Theme: Technology Matters

Big Question: How has technology changed our lives?

Social Studies TEKS 5.14E; 5.24B


Week 27-Review, Assess and Reteach

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2nd Nine Weeks

4th Nine Weeks

Unit 3

Week 10-13

Theme: Now Hear This!

Big Question: How does sound affect your life every day?

Science TEKS 5.6A(CSCOPE Unit 4); 5.10A (CSCOPE Unit 11)


Unit 4

Week 14-17

Theme: In the Deep

Big Question: How are plants and animals affected by their environment?

Science TEKS 5.9A (CSCOPE Unit 9); 5.10A (CSCOPE Unit 11)


Week 18-Review, Assess and Reteach


Unit 7

Week 28-31

Theme: Earth, Moon, and Sun

Big Question: What can we learn from exploring the solar system?

Science TEKS 5.8CD (CSCOPE Unit 7)


Unit 8

Week 32-35

Theme: Pulse of Life

Big Question: What characteristics do all living things share?

Science TEKS 5.9BD (CSCOPE Unit 9)


Week 36-Review, Assess and Reteach


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