• Is Your Child Ready for 5th Grade?

    Your child should be able to...

    • Know how to add and subtract fractions

    • Understand the author’s main point in a story

      • Tip: Read books they enjoy reading-ask your child what it was about and why they think the book was written.

    • Take notes and organize facts

      • Encourage your child to read nonfiction books and write about what they learned in a journal.

    • Identify polygons

    • Maintain, organize, and keep a clean journal (notebook)

      • Tip: Encourage your child to keep a daily journal and include titles, subtitles, and even chapters.

    • Know basic vocabulary


  • Best Books for 5th Graders

    Explore the 2020-2021 Bluebonnets in SORA: 23 books for 3rd-6th graders!

    • I Survived series

    • Ghost Boys

    • Diary of a Wimpy Kid Series

    • Dork Diaries series

    • Books by author Kwame Alexander: Rebound, Booked, The Crossover

    • Books by author Raina Telgemeier: Smile, Sisters, Guts

    • Minecraft. Diario de un aldeano pringao

    • Diario de Greg

    • Drama por Raina Telgemeier

    • Flora y Ulises

    • Harry Potter

    • Esperanza Renace

    • Agallas por Raina Telgemeier

    • El Leon, la Bruja y el Ropero

    • Harry Potter series

    • El desastroso Max Crumbly

    • Yo, Naomi Leon

    • Sobrevivi los ataques de tiburones de 1916 [Sobrevivi series]

    • El arbol de los deseos


    Read all of the above books on SORA

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