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Geneseo Schools 5th Grade Curriculum

Language Arts:

  • Balanced literary instruction
  • Silver Burdett textbooks help students apply phonics skills, use comprehension strategies, and increase vocabulary knowledge while reading a variety of interesting nonfiction and fiction selections.
  • Novel Units continue to develop the use of skills and strategies, expand vocabulary, and promote the enjoyment of reading.
  • The Rebecca Sitton Spelling Program helps students develop spelling skills and holds them accountable to spell words correctly in their everyday writing. The program helps students understand and spell root words, prefixes, and suffixes.
  • Daily Oral Language lessons provide instruction and practice using correct grammar, spelling, punctuation, capitalization, parts of speech, and editing.
  • The six traits of Writing Program includes instruction and practice using: ideas and content, organization, voice, word choice, sentence fluency, and conventions.

Science

Math

  • Place Value
  • Problem Solving
  • Estimation
  • Addition and Subtraction
  • Multiplication and division
  • Decimals and Fractions
  • Geometry and measurement
  • Graphing/Statistics
  • Ratio/Percent/Probability

Social Studies

  • Native Americans
  • Explorers
  • American Colonies
  • American Revolution
  • U.S. Constitution
  • Westward Movement
  • U.S. Civil War
  • Maps/Geography Skills
  • Citizenship (Second step)
  • Current Events

SUPERINTENDENT MESSAGE:

Parents Invited to Participate in 5Essentials Survey
District 228 did not participate in an Illinois State Board of Education school climate survey known as 5Essentials.  By statute we are required to participate this year, so we ask you to follow this link and submit your feedback.  The results will be shared if we receive enough responses and they may become part of […]

PHONE NUMBERS:
High School: 945-0399
Middle School: 945-0599
Millikin: 945-0475
Northside: 945-0625
Southwest: 945-0652

IMPORTANT ITEMS:

River Bend Food Bank - Kids day: April 26. 9 to 12.
ART CAMP in Geneseo during Spring Break at the Smith Studio and Gallery. More information.

ORDER TICKETS ONLINE to the HS Spring Musical "The Sound of Music" or PRINT an order form.

KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION - April 24: 2 - 7 p.m.

ELEMENTARY PTA FUN RUN: May 18. Register here. Event will start at the Millikin Elementary School. View the RACE ROUTE. If you do not wish to participate in the event: Donations of $25 or more will receive a free 5k Fundraiser T-shirt! Print a paper registration form.

NEW IMMUNIZATION REQUIREMENTS FOR 2014-15

Geneseo CUSD#228 is in need of substitute teachers for all grade levels.  Interested individuals must have a valid teaching or substitute teaching certificate.  Please contact the Regional Office of Education at 309-936-7890 for compliance requirements.  

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Link to: GENESEO PUBLIC LIBRARY

SCHOOL REPORT CARD an index of school performance measured against statewide and local standards.

DISTRICT EVENTS ATTENDANCE POLICY for Non-High School Students

GENESEO ENDOWMENT for EXCELLENCE in EDUCATION

COMMUNITY EVENTS: