Fifth Grade Student Competencies

  • The following student competencies will be developed through classroom guidance lessons led by the counselor

    Fifth grade students will:

    • Learn and apply critical-thinking skills
    • Understand how school success and academic achievement enhance future career and vocational opportunities
    • Balance between work and leisure time
    • Know the various ways in which occupations can be classified
    • Describe traditional and nontraditional career choices and how they relate to career choice
    • Demonstrate how interests, abilities and achievement relate to achieving personal, social, educational and career goals
    • Learn to work cooperatively with others as a team member
    • Learn the goal-setting process
    • Identify and discuss changing personal and social roles
    • Demonstrate the ability to set boundaries, rights and personal privacy