This highly recommended optional subject contains 2 resources (workbooks). No engine room (lesson plans) are required. Extra WORKBOOKS can be ordered separately if you have SIBLINGS or ADDITIONAL students. This course builds on what your child has learned in grade 4. It will help your child develop the rich and diverse vocabulary he needs for academic success. Activities such as identifying attributes, making personal connections, and completing graphic organizers gives multiple exposures to the words, helping your child develop the vocabulary he needs to be successful. Vocabulary presented in grade 5 includes: navigate, phenomenon, quagmire, quintessential, ravenous, rebellious, inundate, correspond, aspire, vicinity, tumultuous, vulnerable. Topics include synonyms, antonyms, compound words, homophones, root words, prefixes and suffixes, and much more.