The focus areas for fifth grade are:

  • developing fluency with addition and subtraction of fractions;

  • developing an understanding of the multiplication of fractions and of division of fractions;

  • extending division to 2-digit divisors;

  • integrating decimal fractions into the place value system;

  • developing an understanding of operations with decimals to hundredths;

  • developing fluency with whole number and decimal operations;

  • developing an understanding of volume.