Bridges family support


Bridges in Mathematics Family Support: Grade 5

In grade 5 math, your child will:

  • Use models and strategies to divide 2- and 3-digit numbers by 2-digit numbers, with and without remainders. (Students are not expected to use the standard long division algorithm until sixth grade.)
  • Add and subtract fractions with unlike denominators
  • Multiply fractions and divide fractions in simple cases
  • Measure volume
  • Explain patterns in the number of zeros and the placement of the decimal point in the answer when multiplying or dividing by powers of 10
  • Read, write, round, compare, add & subtract, multiply & divide decimals
  • Multiply multi-digit whole numbers
  • Locate and graph points on a coordinate plane

Family Welcome Letter An introduction and overview of the year.
Available in English and Spanish.

Bridges Intervention Welcome Letter An introduction to the Bridges Intervention program.
Available in English or Spanish.

    Math at Home Activities

    This collection of activities, organized by mathematical content, uses familiar routines that can be used by students, families, and teachers in a variety of settings.

    Math at Home Grade 5


    Math Learning Center Apps

    The Math Learning Center provides a free collection of apps that can help your child learn and practice math concepts taught in their classroom. Learn more

    MLC apps

    Other Helpful Information