Mrs. Heimann's 5th Grade Math Class Syllabus
Online Tools
1. Amazing Classroom Practice your math facts here. Enter your name and ID code.
https://amazingclassroom.com/math_testing/students.asp?teacher=weber
2. GoMath Go to http://wwwk6.thinkcentral.com. GoMath offers a variety of online products to help your child master the standards. Students will be given login information the first week of school to access assignments, video tutorials, digital manipluatives, and even a student ebook addition, just incase your student forgets their books at school.
This course will cover five main topic areas. They are:
Classroom & Homework:
A. Class Notes:
1. Keeping a neatly organized and uptodate math journal and binder is the responsibility of each student. An organizational pattern for the notebook will be given to the students during the first week.
2. The majority of major tests information comes from class notes and handouts along with notes taken during labs.
B. Homework:
1. Students must assume the responsibility to schedule all makeup work, including labs, immediately upon return to school. Check the absent tray for missed work.
2. All students are expected to complete homework and class/group work on time with best effort in order to receive full credit.
3. All homework assignments can be found on Progress Book under the Classroom tab.
C. Grading:
Grading in this class is based on a point system.
D. Extra Credit:
Extra Credit opportunities are provided to the class at various times. Students are encouraged to take advantage of extra credit when offered since no extra credit will be given solely for the purpose of improving a grade before report cards.
Math Websites
http://www.ixl.com/math/grade5
http://www.mathplay.com/5thgrademathgames.html
http://www2.needham.k12.ma.us/mitchell/ms/student_links.html
http://www.mathblaster.com/parents/mathgames/5thgrademathgames
Please log into your Khan academy account and search for the topic you need help on if you do not find the topic listed here.
Decimal comparison games: http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/mathgames/decimals/CompareDecimals.htm  Fruit Shoot http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/mathgames/decimals/BalloonPopDecimals1.htm  Balloon pop Decimal place value games: http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/mathgames/decimals/scooterQuestDecimal.htm  Jimmy's paper route http://www.freetrainingtutorial.com/decimalgames.html Lots of different decimal games here including rounding http://www.mathplay.com/footballmathdecimalsplacevalue/footballmathdecimalsplacevalue.html football place value http://www.gamequarium.com/decimals.html http://mrnussbaum.com/placevaluepirates1/ http://themathgames.com/ourgames/decimalgames/placevalue/decimalplacevaluemathgame (reading decimals)

Division:
www.kidnumbers.com/longdivision.php
Fractions
Real World Problems Using Fractions  fraction jeopardy (mixed operations) 
Simplifying fractions 

Mixed numbers and Improper Fractions 

Comparing Fractions 

Add and Subtract Fractions 