Browsing Category : 5th Grade

How to Teach MATH


Learn How To Teach MATH in your Homeschool! In this eCourse I’ll show you my tips to reduce frustration, make math fun, and increase understanding! Take this Course Need Help teaching Math to your students? Here are some of the most common frustrations for homeschooling families… Frustration over teaching new concepts Figuring out why your student doesn’t comprehend the material…

Project Passport Ancient Egypt Review & Giveaway!


Hi friends! I’m excited to share with you the Homeschool in the Woods Project Passport review for their Ancient Egypt unit. We have used these units in the past and really enjoyed them and so I wanted to give you a review on how I prepare this unit for the school year, how we schedule it out, and what it…

Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm Literature Unit Study


Hi friends, I have a new elementary level literature unit for you! Today’s release is the new literature unit for Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm, a classic story written by Kate Douglas Wiggin. The literature unit comes with chapter by chapter comprehension questions as well as a teacher answer key for each chapter along with lapbook units and several reports. –>…

The Odyssey Literature Unit Study


Hi friends, I have a new elementary level literature unit for you! Today’s release is the new literature unit for The Odyssey, a classic story written by Homer. The literature unit comes with chapter by chapter comprehension questions as well as a teacher answer key for each chapter along with lapbook units and several reports. This unit is recommended for…

The Iliad Literature Unit


Hi friends, I have a new elementary level literature unit for you! Today’s release is the new literature unit for The Iliad, a classic story written by Homer. The literature unit comes with chapter by chapter comprehension questions as well as a teacher answer key for each chapter along with lapbook units and several reports. –> Get The Iliad Literature…

Note Taking Pages Bundle


Hi friends! I have a super fun Note Taking bundle for you today. Hopefully you saw my How to Study series of videos, if not go back and check those out. To go along with that I thought it would be fun to crate a Note Taking Pages Bundle for my students and you too!   –>> Get the Note…

Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH


Hi friends, I have a new middle-school level literature units for you! Today’s release is the new literature unit for Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of Nimh, a classic story written by Robert C. O’Brien. The literature unit comes with chapter by chapter comprehension questions as well as a teacher answer key for each chapter too.     –> Get…

The Last of the Mohicans Literature Unit


Hi friends! I have a new literature unit for you today! This one is on the classic novel, The Last of the Mohicans. Believe it or not I have never read this book and I actually enjoyed it quite a bit! I will definitely be adding it to my older student’s reading only in the original version rather than the…

What’s in the Workbox: 5th Grade 2017


Good morning! Today I’m sharing what we do on a daily basis for 5th grade in my What’s in the Workbox Wednesday post. These are Tinkerbell’s workboxes and she does complete all of these activities each day, with the exception of art which we currently only done once a week.   Let’s get started: Watch my What’s in the Workbox…

2016-2017 Mid-year Curriculum Review


Hi friends! Every year I do a mid-year curriculum review just to assess our curriculum choices, make sure we’re on track, and that the curriculum is performing well for us. Mid-year is a great time to make any curriculum changes, start something new, and just freshen up your curriculum!     So far this year we’ve been really happy with…