Elementary

This page contains the elementary curriculum for language arts, math, science, social studies, and related arts.
 
Elementary Language Arts is taught through balanced literacy.  Teachers employ a reading workshop to conduct shared, guided, and independent reading using leveled tradebooks.  Writing Workshop includes shared, guided, and independent writing.  Spelling, phonics, and grammar are integrated into reading and writing instruction and taught through direct instruction in the word study component.
 
Elementary Mathematics is taught using Every Day Math.  This program focuses on problem solving and developing math concepts.
 
Science and Social Studies are integrated into Language Arts and Math whenever possible. Science is enhanced through the use of FOSS and Delta Education Science Kits. Social Studies uses a wide variety of trade books related to the topics studied including many primary source documents.