5th grade math objectives

  • Write and interpret numerical expressions.
  • analyze patterns and relationships.
  • number and operations in Base ten
  • Understand the place value system.
  • Perform operations with multi-digit whole numbers and with decimals to hundredths.
  • number and operations—fractions
  • Use equivalent fractions as a strategy to add and subtract fractions.
  • apply and extend previous understandings of multiplication and division to multiply and divide fractions.
  • measurement and data
  • Convert like measurement units within a given measurement system.
  • represent and interpret data.
  • Geometric measurement: understand concepts of volume and relate volume to multiplication and to addition.
  • Geometry
  • Graph points on the coordinate plane to solve real-world and mathematical problems.
  • Classify two-dimensional figures into categories based on their properties.