Mathematics 5

Students in Mathematics 5 explore the following topics: 

  • understanding of numbers up to 1 000 000
  • mental math (multiplication and division)
  • multiplication (two digit by two digit) 
  • division (three digit by one digit)
  • remainders
  • equivalent fractions
  • decimals to three decimal places
  • adding and subtracting decimals
  • pattern rules to make predictions
  • representing patterns as expressions
  • solving single variable, one-step equations
  • perimeter and area of rectangles
  • length, volume and capacity using referents and appropriate units
  • edges, faces and sides of 3-D objects and 2-D shapes
  • manipulating, drawing and describing 2-D shapes
  • right angles
  • first-hand and second-hand data
  • double-bar graphs
  • introduction to probability


The outcomes in the At-A-Glance document are accurate. The curriculum guide for this course is still relevant and includes important information for teachers. Teachers are reminded to reference the At-A-Glance documents for the outcomes when using the course guides.

Updated July 26, 2022