For each math unit, you'll find an explanation of the math concepts and strategies that your child is learning, as well as activities that you can do at home that will help strengthen your child's understanding of those concepts. The units are listed in the order that they occur during the school year. If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact your child's teacher.Fifth Grade Math Expectations
- About Math Homework
- Practicing Multiplication Combinations
- Multiplication and Division Strategies and Examples
- Number Puzzles and Multiple Towers: Math Concepts
- Number Puzzles and Multiple Towers: Activities to Try at Home
- Thousands of Miles, Thousands of Seats: Math Concepts
- Thousands of Miles, Thousands of Seats: Activities to Try at Home
- Decimals on Grids and Number Lines: Math Concepts
- Decimals on Grids and Number Lines: Activities to Try at Home
- How Many People? How Many Teams?: Math Concepts
- How Many People? How Many Teams?: Activities to Try at Home
Parent reference for the Student Math Handbook
Here you'll find page numbers (and copies of the pages) that explain the math concepts in the Student Math Handbook.
Fun Online Math Resources
- AAA Math: Offers a variety of concepts by grade level and includes a list of additional web-based resources
- Arcademic Skill Builders: Offers a variety of games by grade level and concepts
- Cool Math 4 Kids: Offers an amusement park of math and more -- especially designed for kids and FUN, FUN, FUN!!!
- Fun Brain: Offers numbers games for grades K-8 that let your brain explore, collect and compete in a variety of math games!
- Illuminations: Offers a library of 104 online math activities that help to make math come alive in the classroom or at home for grades K-12
- IXL: Offers a variety of extra practice by grade level and concept