Reading/Language Arts: Drawing Inferences, Summarizing Literary and Informational Texts, Comparing and Contrasting Character/Setting/Plot, Main Idea/Key Details, Text Structure, Roots and Affixes, Writing Conventions, Parts of Speech, Informational Writing (all topics will spiral throughout school year).
Mathematics: Fractions, improper fractions, mixed numbers, equivalent fractions, parts of a whole with fractions, fraction number lines, comparing and ordering fractions. Symmetry and lines and angles, acute, obtuse, right, parallel lines and perpendicular lines. Word problems involving all areas listed above.
Science: Rocks and Minerals, Properties of Matter.Social Studies: State/Map symbols, Major NC industries, Scarcity-choice-and opportunity cost in a market economy, Natural resources in NC.