Grade 5 Topics:     2015-16
    How can understanding of global economics help us become aware,         responsible and productive citizens?
    Basic Principles of Economics
    Entrepreneurship/Business Development
    Hunger and other Global Issues
    United Nations
    Comparative Econimics/Country Studies
    Socioeconomic Indicators


    Our work this year is all about learning how to be a global citizen. Students will learn all about the world and develop an understanding of the interconnectedness between people and nations.

    Here's a fun site to help the kids learn country names.... http://www.sporcle.com
    Operation Montserrat:  Video Simulation 
    Creative Problem Solving
    Figure it Out curriculum
    Logic Puzzles, Math Games 
    Literature and Research
    Classic Literature
    Shared Inquiry: Junior Great Books