K-8 Expeditionary Learning
Expeditionary Learning is an educational approach that emphasizes hands-on, experiential learning to foster students' overall growth and development. In this program, students engage in real-world projects and explorations that connect their learning to the world around them. Specifically, Expeditionary Learning offers robust support for students' growth in reading and writing. Through the integration of literacy skills across various subjects and activities, students develop a deep understanding of language arts while also applying their knowledge in meaningful contexts. The program encourages critical thinking, collaboration, and communication skills, enabling students to become effective readers and writers who can express themselves confidently and effectively. By immersing students in authentic learning experiences, Expeditionary Learning promotes a holistic approach to literacy that nurtures their intellectual curiosity and lifelong love for reading and writing.
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K-8 Illustrative Mathematics
Illustrative Mathematics is a comprehensive curriculum designed to enhance the mathematical learning experience for students in grades K-8. Developed in collaboration with educators and mathematicians, this curriculum provides a coherent and engaging approach to teaching mathematics. It focuses on deepening students' conceptual understanding, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills. With its emphasis on real-world contexts and mathematical reasoning, Illustrative Mathematics helps students connect mathematical concepts to practical applications. The curriculum provides a range of resources, including lesson plans, activities, and assessments, to support both teachers and parents in guiding students' mathematical development. By using Illustrative Mathematics, parents can expect their children to develop a strong foundation in mathematics and foster a love for learning in this crucial subject area.
Amplify Science is an engaging and comprehensive curriculum designed to ignite the curiosity and love for learning in K-8 students. It provides a hands-on, inquiry-based approach to science education, empowering students to think critically and solve real-world problems. With Amplify Science, children explore scientific concepts through interactive investigations, experiments, and collaborative discussions. The curriculum aligns with the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS), ensuring students develop a deep understanding of core scientific principles. By using Amplify Science, parents can feel confident that their children are receiving a high-quality science education that fosters curiosity, critical thinking, and a lifelong passion for scientific exploration.
Passport to Social Studies K-8
Passport to Social Studies is an engaging and interdisciplinary curriculum that takes students on a captivating journey through the annals of history, cultures, and societies worldwide. This comprehensive program fosters critical thinking, global awareness, and cultural appreciation, enabling students to become informed and responsible global citizens. By exploring diverse historical periods and regions, analyzing primary sources, and drawing connections to contemporary issues, students gain a deeper understanding of the complexities of human societies and the shared heritage that unites us all.
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IRLA Reading Program (K-8)
The American Reading Companies' IRLA (Independent Reading Level Assessment) program, a transformative literacy initiative designed to unlock your child's full reading potential. This research-based program is committed to providing personalized support and tailored instruction, ensuring your child receives the individual attention they need to thrive in their reading journey. Through regular assessments, we identify their unique reading level and areas for growth, enabling us to craft a customized learning experience. Our small group and individual conferences allow us to address their specific needs, building their confidence, and fostering a love for reading. With IRLA, your child will develop essential reading skills, critical thinking, and a passion for learning, setting them on a path to academic success and a lifelong love for reading.