Curriculum Overview
 What we are currently working on in ELA, Math, Science, and Social Studies in class.


English Language Arts

Core Novel-Read Aloud: Fiction: “The Long-Lost Map”

*Character and Book Study

Reading: Small Group Instruction: AZ Readers: Different stories weekly/bi-weekly based on individual lexile levels.

Grammar-Types of Sentences, Sentence Structure, Subject/Predicate

Spelling-Sight Words (grade level spelling lists)

Writing: Writing for Daily Life /Letters

Edmark Lessons (ELA Curriculum):
Reading, Spelling, and Introduction to writing /verbal responses


Math: 
Number Sense

-Basic Math Facts-Based on Level (Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication, Division)

-Telling Time- (Elapsed, Calendar)

-Money- (Compare and Order Money)

-Calculator Skills

-Address and telephone number

-Locker combination

-Connecting Math Concepts (Math Curriculum based on level in small groups)

Science: The Solar System

-Learn the planets and characteristics of each

-The moon

-The Sun and other stars

-Complete projects to enhance understanding concepts

* Each Student will have different goals to meet

 

Social Studies: Map Skills

-Continents

-Oceans

-United States Regions

-Note taking skills

-How to use a map.