Alberta Grade 5 Math Curriculum

Place values and number sense

  • Place values
  • Convert between place values
  • Compare numbers up to millions
  • Word names for numbers
  • Roman numerals
  • Rounding
  • Even and odd arithmetic patterns

Geometry

  • Identify planar and solid figures
  • Types of triangles
  • Open and closed shapes and qualities of polygons
  • Regular and irregular polygons
  • Number of sides in polygons
  • Which figure is being described?
  • Classify quadrilaterals
  • Reflection, rotation and translation
  • Count and compare sides, edges, faces and vertices
  • Similar and congruent
  • Nets of 3-dimensional figures
  • Types of angles
  • Measure angles with a protractor
  • Perimeter
  • Area of squares and rectangles
  • Area and perimeter of irregular figures
  • Use area and perimeter to determine cost
  • Volume
  • Three-dimensional figures viewed from different perspectives
  • Lines of symmetry
  • Rotational symmetry
  • Parallel, perpendicular, intersecting

Decimals

  • What decimal number is illustrated?
  • Model decimals and fractions
  • Understanding decimals expressed in words
  • Place values in decimal numbers
  • Convert decimals between standard and expanded form
  • Equivalent decimals
  • Round decimals
  • Decimal number lines
  • Compare decimals on number lines
  • Compare decimal numbers
  • Put decimal numbers in order
  • Convert fractions to decimals
  • Convert decimals to fractions
  • Convert decimals between standard and expanded form using fractions
  • Compare decimals and fractions on number lines
  • Compare decimals and fractions
  • Put assorted decimals, fractions and mixed numbers in order

Addition and subtraction

  • Add and subtract whole numbers up to millions
  • Add and subtract whole numbers: word problems
  • Add and subtract money amounts
  • Add and subtract money: word problems
  • Complete addition and subtraction sentences
  • Fill in the missing digits
  • Choose numbers with a particular sum or difference
  • Properties of addition
  • Inequalities with addition and subtraction
  • Estimate sums and differences of whole numbers
  • Estimate sums and differences: word problems

Add and subtract decimals

  • Add and subtract decimal numbers
  • Add and subtract decimals: word problems
  • Choose decimals with a particular sum or difference
  • Complete the addition or subtraction sentence
  • Inequalities with decimal addition and subtraction
  • Estimate sums and differences of decimals

Multiplication

  • Multiply by one-digit numbers
  • Multiply by one-digit numbers: word problems
  • Multiplication patterns over increasing place values
  • Multiply numbers ending in zeroes
  • Multiply numbers ending in zeroes: word problems
  • Properties of multiplication
  • Choose numbers with a particular product
  • Estimate products
  • Estimate products: word problems
  • Box multiplication
  • Lattice multiplication
  • Multiply by 2-digit numbers: complete the missing steps
  • Multiply 2-digit numbers by 2-digit numbers
  • Multiply by 2-digit numbers: word problems
  • Multiply three or four numbers
  • Multiply three or four numbers: word problems
  • Multiply money amounts: word problems
  • Inequalities with multiplication

Division

  • Division facts to 12
  • Division facts to 12: word problems
  • Divide by one-digit numbers
  • Divide by one-digit numbers: word problems
  • Divide by one-digit numbers: interpret remainders
  • Estimate quotients
  • Estimate quotients: word problems
  • Division patterns over increasing place values
  • Divide numbers ending in zeroes
  • Divide numbers ending in zeroes: word problems
  • Divide money amounts: word problems
  • Choose numbers with a particular quotient

Multiply and divide decimals

  • Estimate products of decimals
  • Multiply a decimal by a power of ten
  • Multiply decimals and whole numbers
  • Multiply decimals and whole numbers: word problems
  • Multiply money amounts with decimals: word problems
  • Inequalities with decimal multiplication
  • Divide by powers of ten
  • Decimal division patterns over increasing place values

Problem solving

  • Multi-step word problems
  • Word problems with extra or missing information
  • Guess-and-check problems
  • Find the order
  • Use Venn diagrams to solve problems
  • Price lists

Number theory

  • Prime and composite numbers
  • Prime factorization
  • Divisibility rules
  • Divisibility rules: word problems
  • Greatest common factor
  • Least common multiple

Fractions and mixed numbers

  • Fractions review
  • Equivalent fractions
  • Patterns of equivalent fractions
  • Reduce fractions to lowest terms
  • Mixed numbers
  • Graph and compare fractions on number lines
  • Compare fractions and mixed numbers
  • Put fractions in order
  • Fractions of a number
  • Fractions of a number: word problems
  • Arithmetic sequences with fractions
  • Geometric sequences with fractions
  • Round mixed numbers
  • Understanding fractions: word problems

Add, subtract and multiply fractions

  • Decompose fractions multiple ways
  • Add and subtract fractions with like denominators using number lines
  • Add and subtract fractions with like denominators
  • Add and subtract fractions with like denominators: word problems
  • Add and subtract mixed numbers with like denominators
  • Add and subtract mixed numbers with like denominators: word problems
  • Add up to 4 fractions with denominators of 10 and 100
  • Add three or more fractions
  • Add three or more fractions: word problems
  • Complete addition and subtraction sentences with fractions
  • Inequalities with addition and subtraction of fractions
  • Estimate sums and differences of mixed numbers
  • Multiply unit fractions by whole numbers using number lines
  • Multiply unit fractions by whole numbers using models
  • Multiples of fractions
  • Multiply unit fractions and whole numbers: sorting
  • Multiply fractions by whole numbers using number lines
  • Multiply fractions by whole numbers using models
  • Multiply fractions and whole numbers: sorting
  • Multiply fractions by whole numbers
  • Multiply fractions by whole numbers: input/output tables

Mixed operations

  • Add, subtract, multiply and divide whole numbers
  • Add, subtract, multiply and divide whole numbers: word problems
  • Add, subtract, multiply and divide decimals
  • Add, subtract and multiply decimals: word problems

Algebra

  • Simplify expressions using order of operations and parentheses
  • Write variable expressions
  • Evaluate variable expressions
  • Write equations to represent word problems
  • Solve equations
  • Function tables
  • Convert graphs to input/output tables
  • Write linear functions
  • Graph linear functions
  • Evaluate functions

Coordinate graphs

  • Coordinate graphs review
  • Graph points on a coordinate plane
  • Coordinate graphs as maps

Data and graphs

  • Read a table
  • Interpret line graphs
  • Create line graphs
  • Interpret bar graphs
  • Create bar graphs
  • Interpret pictographs
  • Create pictographs
  • Interpret histograms
  • Create histograms
  • Interpret line plots
  • Create line plots
  • Frequency charts
  • Stem-and-leaf plots
  • Circle graphs
  • Choose the best type of graph

Patterns and sequences

  • Geometric growth patterns
  • Increasing growth patterns
  • Patterns involving addition and multiplication
  • Numeric patterns: word problems
  • Mixed patterns review

Measurement

  • Choose the appropriate metric unit of measure
  • Compare and convert metric units of length
  • Compare and convert metric units of mass
  • Compare and convert metric units of volume
  • Choose the more reasonable temperature

Time

  • Convert time units
  • Add and subtract mixed time units
  • Elapsed time
  • Find start and end times: word problems
  • Convert between 12-hour and 24-hour time
  • Time zones – 12-hour time
  • Time zones – 24-hour time
  • Schedules and time lines – 12-hour time
  • Schedules – 24-hour time
  • Time patterns

Probability and statistics

  • Calculate mean, median and mode
  • Mean, median and mode: find the missing number
  • Interpret charts to find mean, median and mode
  • Calculate probability
  • Make predictions
  • Combinations

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