Grade Color Math Curriculum
Grade Color Math is available only, directly,
from McRuffy Press.
The McRuffy 5th Grade Color Math
Curriculum trains children to use a combination of skill,
logic, and knowledge to interpret mathematical concepts evident
in the world around us. Using a spiraling approach that keeps concepts
fresh, the 5th grade math curriculum covers a wide
range of topics and concepts.
McRuffy 5th Grade Color Math
Daily lesson plans give examples, teaching tips, and lightly scripted
lessons to introduce concepts. The easy-to-use plans follow the
same format as previous levels of the Color Math curriculum. Workbook
answers are included after each math lesson. The manual is bound
in two parts. The coil binding allows for fold flat easy use.
The colorful math workbook includes three to five activities per
daily lesson. The activities include much more than a sheet of problems
to solve. A variety of concepts are offered daily to teach, reinforce,
practice, and review concepts. The fifth grade math workbook includes
several instructional pages that introduce new concepts to encourage
independent learning. The coil binding allows for fold flat for
The resource pack includes a variety of unbound sheets. With the
exception of a few sheets, the pack can be fully consumable, but
can also be reproduced. The resource pack includes over 150 sheets
including testing materials, additional workbook-like activities,
graphing and grid sheets, teacher copies of text pages, and auditory
exercises. Included with the resource pack is a precut card set.
As with other levels, students grow in mental math skills and
listening skills using our unique Response Book. Students record
responses to teacher read auditory exercises using a dry erase marker.
The format is self-checking and non-consumable. The daily auditory
exercise help build listening skills and reviews concepts.
The McRuffy Press Fifth Grade Color Math Curriculum was designed
around national mathematics standards.
- Long Division
- Adding, Subtracting, Multiplying, and Dividing Fractions
- Converting Measuring Units (within a system)
- Volume and Surface Area
- Place Value to billions and millionths
- Data: mean, median, mode, range
- And many more concepts. See the Teacher's Manual Sample Part
1 for a complete list.
Samples will be added soon. The links below are not active yet:
Grade Color Math Manipulative Kit
separately from the curriculum)
This manipulative kit has everything you need to fully
utilize the Fifth Grade Color Math Curriculum. Manipulatives
make the concepts come alive.
- Kit includes
- 1 Geoboard with rubber bands
- 12 Piece Pentomino Set
- 3 Dice
- 2 Tangram Sets (7 Pieces Each)
- 12 One Inch Cube Set
- 20 Pattern Blocks
- Angle Ruler