Fifth Grade Mathematics

CONCEPTS: Problem solving with very large and very small numbers, relative magnitudes of numbers, representation and manipulation of parts of a whole as decimal numbers, fractions, and percentages; measurement of plane and solid figures; data collection and presentation; estimation; synthesis and application of mathematical problem-solving skills in real-world situations. SKILLS: Multiply and divide with large numbers; long division with multi-digit divisors; compare very large numbers; prime factorization; measure and calculate area and perimeter of polygons and complex plane shapes; measure and calculate surface area and volume of solid figures; collect and analyze data; represent data graphically; communicate mathematical thinking verbally and through writing.