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Fifth Grade

Books Sets Available For Checkout from Library Services

Grade 5 Informational Text Units:
1. Space consists of two titles, ‘Black Hole is Not a Hole’ by Carolyn DeCristofano, and ‘Black Hole’ by Ker Than.
2. Inventions has two titles, ‘Girls Think of Everything: Stories of Ingenious Inventions by Women’ by Catherine Thimmesh, and ‘Toys! Amazing Stories Behind Some Great Inventions’ by Don Wulffson.

Grade 5 Literature Unit:
1. Mythology has a single title, ‘Treasury of Greek Mythology: Classic Stories of Gods, Goddesses, Heroes & Monsters by Donna Jo Napoli

Library Services has purchased classroom sets of nonfiction books to help teachers implement the CCSS standards for informational text at their grade level. There are 45 copies of each title available. Books are unique to a specified grade level.

Grade 5 CCSS Standards to support book sets (PDF)

Checkout one of these book sets today!

National Geographic IMC Order Form

Reach for Reading Practice Book: docs.google.com/a/orecity.k12.or.us/spreadsheet/viewform



Common Core State Standards (CCSS)

Fifth Grade Common Core State Standards.pdf

Oregon Department of Education

ODE Reading/Literature Test Specifications and Blueprints 2011-12 - Grade 5

Comprehansive Grade Level Literacy Folders 

In the grade level files are lessons, practice assessments, and skill checks that have been identified (most by ODE) as being closely aligned to the application of standards through instruction. These are the lessons being referred to in the English Language Arts (ELA) Common Core State Standards (CCSS) curriculum maps.

Steps for Utilizing Resources

  1. Click ONCE on 5thLessons/Activities/Assessments.zip to download your grade level support file.
  2. Once downloaded, double click to expand the zip file.  Once expanded you will have a Folder.  
  3. Move the folder to your documents folder.

Read to Perform a Task

The Common Curriculum Goal for Read to Perform a Task is: find, understand, and use specific information in a variety of texts across the subjects areas to perform a task. These might include a) locating information, b) interpreting charts, diagrams, and graphs, and c) following instructions.

5th Read to Perform a Task Lessons.zip




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