Multiculturalism

 

Cultural Diversity

CD5A Acknowledge the significance of Indigenous People’s Day and why people want to replace Columbus Day

CD5B Examine International Women’s Day and how it is celebrated around the world

CD5C Talk about topics like Black Friday, the World Cup, Teacher’s Day, and the differences between Dia De Los Muertos and Halloween

 

Global History

GH5A Learn about the history of the Summer and Winter Olympics

GH5B-Recognize the impact of inventions from the Renaissance

 

Foreign Language

FL5A Talk about proper email and meeting etiquette 

 

FL5B Discuss how to place orders over the phone or online

 

FL5C Learn about different types of recreation activities

FL5D-Explore vocabulary words for different professions

 

Human Rights

HR5A Discuss services provided to the elderly

HR5B Talk about accommodations provided to individuals with disabilities

HR5C Explore the different types of human rights according to gender, economics, and other categories.

Geography

G5A Explore the Panama Canal, Channel Tunnel, Stonehenge, and Bermuda Triangle

 

G5B Discover the Parthenon, International Space Station, Nazca Lines, and Eiffel Tower

 

G5C Take an adventure into the Leaning Tower of Pisa, Big Ben Clower Tower, and Dead Sea

Here are some other other guidelines for geography

 

Civics

 

C5A Recognize basic laws regarding social services

 

C5B Be aware of public policy that focuses on telecommunication

C5C Understand how emergency planning from the government works

Art

For visual arts, we recommend going by the Common Core standards

For music, we also recommend going by the Common Core standards

Nature

Environmental Conservation

EC5A Reinforce recycling, composting, reusing, and reducing.

 

EC5B Focus on batteries, plastics, cleaning products, toxic household items and that can be very hazardous when released into the environment.

 

EC5C Learn about hydrology—water density and the water cycle, and freshwater ecosystems 

 

EC5D Get an introduction to Ecology with a focus on forest ecology and biodiversity

 

EC5E Begin learning about meteorology and it’s basic concepts 

EC5A Understand biotic and abiotic factors within ecosystems

EC5B Understand how plants and animals obtain and use energy to fulfil their needs

EC5C Examine interdependent relationships within ecosystems by studying movement of matter between consumers, producers, and decomposers

EC5D Discuss ways in which humans can protect the environment

EC5E Learn how scientists are currently protecting Earth’s resources and environment

Animal Welfare

AW5A Learn about animal emotions and intelligence and how we can best help animals 

AW5B Get taught about zoos, aquariums, and circuses involving animals, their conditions, and what we can do to help

AW5C Find out about pets without homes, their plight, and what we can do to help

For physical science, we recommend going by the Common Core standards.  We also suggest the same for life science and earth science

For general health, here are the standards that we recommend.

Grammar

For speaking & listening, writing, and reading, we recommend going by the Common Core Standards. 

Opportunity

For mathematics and engineering, we recommend going by the Common Core Standards.

For technology​, here are some additional Common Core standards.