5th grade curriculum

Language Arts:

EPGY W09C online writing class: Introductory Literary Analysis

EPGY Lesley’s Literary Salon: Literature class

Harcourt Family Learning Grade 6 Complete Curriculum

Essay Voyage by Michael Clay Thompson

Grammar Voyage by Michael Clay Thompson

Natural Speller by Kathryn Stout

Painless Spelling by Mary Elizabeth

 

Foreign Languages:

Spanish: weekly tutor, Santillana Manual Grade 5 workbook

Latin: Lively Latin book 2, Latin Word Roots A2

Mandarin Chinese: Better Chinese

 

Literature:

See 5th grade book list

 

Mathematics:

CTY online math courses: Cryptography

IXL website for math practice

Kahn Academy

Life of Fred Pre-Algebra 1 with Biology

Life of Fred Pre-Algebra 2 with Economics

Singapore Math: 6A, 6B

 

Geography:

Weekly map and globe quizzes

Map work associated with history readings

Key Geography Foundations by David Waugh and Tony Bushell

 

History:

A Little History of the World by E.H. Gombrich

History readings in Ambleside Online program 

Argentine history

Timeline drawings

 

Science:

Supercharged Science: online science program

Advanced Chemistry by Scott McQuerry 

The Kingfisher Science Encyclopedia

Taller de Laboratorio: 100 Experimentos de Biologia, Física, y Química

Los Secretos de la Ciencia: Astronomía, Física, Química

BrainPop website

 

Social Studies:

Harcourt Family Curriculum 6th grade workbook

BrainPop

Argentine curriculum

 

Fine Arts:

Picture study

Artistic pursuits by Brenda Ellis

Atlas Mundial de Arquitectura by H. Kliczkowski

Arch: Architecture World History by Daniel Borden and others

The Story of Western Architecture by Bill Risebero

Foreign film night once a month 

International Book Fair Attendance

 

Museum Visits:

Telfair Museum in Savannah, Georgia

Civil Rights Museum in Birmingham, Alabama

Space and Rocket Center in Huntsville, Alabama

Owens-Thomas House in Savannah, Georgia

Jepsen Center for the Arts in Savannah, Georgia

UGA Marine Science Center in Savannah, Georgia

Malba in Buenos Aires, Argentina

Bellas Artes in Buenos Aires, Argentina

Fundación Proa in Buenos Aires, Argentina

MACN in Buenos Aires, Argentina

 

Music:

Music appreciation through listening

Weekly piano lessons/daily piano practice

Piano recitals (usually 2-3 per year)

Concert attendance (about 3-4 per year)

Historia de la Música by H.F. Ullmann

 

 

Physical/Health Education:

Biweekly tennis classes

Biweekly swimming classes

Biweekly soccer classes

Basic health education

 

Logic:

Lumosity website

Perplexors-Level B

Chess

Think a minutes workbook

Various logic games from Thinkfun

Unlocking Analogies-Middle School level

 

Religion:

Bible reading

Book of Common Prayer

World religion education

Gospel in Life series by Timothy Keller

 

Micellaneous:

Alpine Camp for Boys June 30- July 25 in Mentone, Alabama