In terms of reading and writing skills, by the end of fifth grade, children are expected to be able to determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative language, such as metaphors and similes, and to use combined knowledge of all letter-sound correspondences, syllabication patterns, and morphology (e.g., roots and affixes) to read accurately unfamiliar multisyllabic words in context and out of context. In terms of Language Arts skills, by the end of fifth grade, students are expected to be able to explain the function of conjunctions, prepositions, and interjections in general and their function in particular sentences, to form and use the perfect verb tenses, to use verb tense to convey various times, sequences, states, and conditions, to recognize and correct inappropriate shifts in verb tense, and to use correlative conjunctions. In terms of math skills, students should be able to compare decimals to the thousandths place, add, subtract, multiply, and divide decimals to the hundredths place, and round decimals to any place. Students should further be able to add, subtract, and multiply fractions with unlike denominators and mixed numbers. Finally, students should be able to find the volume of a right rectangular prism. edHelper's fifth grade Morning Work Skills Books review these concepts with fifth grade students in refreshingly unique way that guarantees that students won't get bored!