Guides to Using Starfall
Fifth Grade ELA
Designed with learners of all levels in mind, our 5th grade English Language Arts activities help learners build understanding of grammar, punctuation, and spelling rules, while offering challenges for more advanced learners. 5th grade learners can also strengthen their reading muscles with extended texts built to support comprehension and fluency skills and to expand into reflection and analysis.
Conventions of Standard English Show CCSS
By fifth grade, learners have been exposed to several parts of speech, punctuation, and capitalization, and how they function in sentences.
Commas - Simon Says Help!
Either/Or - Haunted House
Vocabulary & Spelling Show CCSS
Fifth graders are learning new vocabulary on a daily basis; some taught to students explicitly while other vocabulary is acquired on the student’s own. The challenge of building vocabulary now includes spelling as well.
Poem - Believe
Spelling - Crossword Puzzles
Spelling - Unbearable Spelling Bees
Confused Words - Robot Dog