Fifth Grade



  • Bible – Possessing the Land (a survey of the Old Testament)
  • Math – place value of whole numbers & decimals; addition, subtraction, multiplication, & division of whole numbers, decimals, & fractions; geometry; number theory; ratios; percents; metric measurements; graphing
  • Language – verbs, nouns & sentences; pronouns; modifiers; prepositions; conjunctions; interjections; use of encyclopedias; punctuation; quotations, capitals; book reports with outlines; dictionary skills; thesaurus; direct objects, predicates
  • Reading – weekly stories that relate to subject matter
  • Spelling – weekly units to build vocabulary
  • History/Social Studies – chronological overview of U.S. History and study of individual states with reports
  • Science – scientific investigations; the water cycle; nutrition; cells; space & solar systems; motion & forces; things that move; agriculture & forestry; science projects
  • Art- an overview of visual arts, music, drama, and dance


Katie Grieb

Katie Grieb

Bachelor of Science Degree, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo

CA Multiple Subject Teaching Credential, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo

Katie was born and raised in Concord, California.  Her mom is the preschool director here at Ygnacio Valley Christian Preschool.  Katie loves adventuring to new places, reading, and taking pictures.

“God has blessed me to get to teach fifth grade again!  I’m so excited for a wonderful year filled with Bible exploration, adventures, and American history!”

“He has showed you, O man, what is good.  And what does the Lord require of you?  To act justly and to love mercy and to walk humbly with your God.”  Micah 6:8