5th Grade OCCT Resources

This page contains links and information provided by the Oklahoma State Department of Education. Please use the content provided here to familiarize yourself and your student with the upcoming assessments.

Math

Math

  • Mathematics Blueprints
  • Parent, Student & Teacher Guide
  • Performance Level Descriptors
  • Test & Item Specifications
  • Videos
  • Describe rules that produce patterns found in tables, graphs, and models, and use variables to solve problems or to describe general rules in algebraic expression or equation form.
  • Use algebraic problem-solving techniques to solve problems.
  • Recognize and apply the commutative, associative, and distributive properties to solve problems.
  • Apply the concept of place value of whole numbers through hundred millions and model, read, and write decimal numbers through the thousandths.
  • Represent with models the connection between fractions and decimals, compare and order fractions and decimals, and be able to convert from one representation to the other to solve problems.
  • Estimate, add or subtract decimal numbers with same and different place values to solve problems.
  • Estimate, add or subtract fractions to solve problems using a variety of methods.
  • Estimate and find the quotient with two-digit divisors and a two- or three-digit dividend to solve application problems.
  • Compare and contrast the basic characteristics of a circle and polygons.
  • Compare, estimate, and determine the measurement of angles.
  • Convert basic measurements of volume, mass, and distance within the same system for metric and customary units.
  • Compare and translate displays of data and justify the selection of the type of table or graph.
  • Use the fundamental counting principle on sets with up to four items to determine the number of possible combinations.

Reading

Reading

  • English Language Arts Blueprints
  • Parent, Student & Teacher Guide
  • Performance Level Descriptors
  • Test & Item Specifications
  • Videos
  • Utilize various methods and resources to determine the precise meaning of specialized words and words used figuratively.
  • Describe the major elements of story structure and apply an understanding of them.
  • Make grade level inferences, draw conclusions, and make generalizations.
  • Contrast characters actions, motives, and appearances and analyze the importance of these differences to the plot or theme.
  • Organize text in a variety of ways to support and explain ideas.
  • Distinguish among fact, supported inferences, and opinion in expository text.
  • Identify and analyze the characteristics of a variety of genres.
  • Identify similarities and differences between reading selections.
  • Recognize and interpret relationships in narrative and expository texts.
  • Determine the central purpose, theme, or key concept/main idea, and important details.
  • Determine the author’s purpose and point of view.
  • Interpret and evaluate figurative language and characteristics of poetry.
  • Demonstrate the use of functional print, informational resources, charts, and diagrams

Science

Science

  • Parent, Student & Teacher Guide
  • Performance Level Descriptors
  • Science Blueprints
  • Test & Item Specifications
  • Videos
  • Make descriptive and numerical observations of the living and non-living world using Systems International units of measurement.
  • Identify observable properties to classify objects, organisms, and events.
  • Arrange the steps of a scientific problem in a logical order.
  • Interpret line, bar, and circle graphs, and use data to construct explanations and predictions.
  • Communicate the results of a scientific investigation based on data.
  • Practice safety and recognize potential hazards in all scientific investigations.

Writing

Writing