Curriculum

February Curriculum

KINDERGARTEN Reading: Folktales / Superkids Letters U and B Writing: Friendly Letters Math: Addition Social Studies: Features of Communities Science: Exploring Properties 1st  Grade Reading: Author Study Writing: Realistic Fiction Stories Math: Tens and Ones Social Studies: The Community Science: Properties of Matter 2nd Grade Reading: Realistic Fiction Writing: Realistic Fiction Math: Counting Money Social Studies: Dutch and English Influences in New York Science: Forces and Motion: Gravity 3rd Grade Reading: Determining Importance/Ask and Answer questions to demonstrate understandings Writing: Responding to Literature/ Short...

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January Curriculum

Kindergarten Reading: Elements of a Realistic Fiction Writing: Writing an Opinion Piece about their favorite character, part of a story or book selection Math: Identify and Describe Three Dimensional Shapes Social Studies: Geography, Humans and the Environment Science: Sink or Float First Grade Reading: Realistic Fiction Writing: Realistic Fiction Original Stories Math: Related Addition and Subtraction Facts Social Studies:...

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December Curriculum

Kindergarten Reading: Reading Informational Text Writing: Non-Fiction Writing Math: Classify and sort data Phonics: Recognize letters for i and t using the Superkids Icky and Tic, Tac, Toc Science: How can matter be described? Social Studies: Cultural Similarities and Differences First Grade Reading: Reading Informational Texts Writing: Informational Reports Math: Addition & Subtraction Strategies Science: Properties of Matter Social Studies: Cultural...

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November Curriculum

Kindergarten Reading: Informational Text Writing: Information Text Math: Identify and describe two dimensional shapes Science: What are the habitats of plants and animals Social Studies: Individual Development and Cultural Identity First Grade Reading: Informational Text Writing: Non Fiction Math:  Subtraction Science: Properties of Matter Social Studies: Past and Present Second grade Reading: Informational Text Writing: Informational Reports Math: Basic Facts & 2-Digit Addition Science: Animal...

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October Curriculum

Kindergarten Reading:Using a variety of genres Writing: - Establishing a writing community - Writing Personal Narratives Math: - Compare numbers to 5 - Represent, count and write numbers 6-9 Science:How do plants and animals grow and change? Social Studies:How do rules affect everyone. First Grade Reading:Variety of genres Writing:Personal Narratives Math:Addition and Subtraction Science:Living Things Grow and Change Social Studies:Family History Second Grade Reading: Informational Text Writing:...

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June Curriculum

 Kindergarten Shared Reading: Genre Study Superkids Club: Letters J, X, Y, Z Writer’s Workshop: Opinion Pieces Math: Classifying and Sorting Science: Objects in movement Social Studies: School Neighborhood   1st Grade Reading- Fables & Informational Texts Writing- Non-Fiction - Autobiographies Math -Graphs Social Studies- Government Services and Community Leaders Science- Butterflies & The Rain Forest Phonics -Contractions and Inflections   2nd Grade Reading: Fables and Folktales Writing:...

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May Curriculum

Kindergarten Shared Reading: Author’s Study Superkids Club: Letters J, X, Y, Z Writer’s Workshop: Opinion Pieces Math: Chapter 11-Measurement, Chapter 12-Classify & Sort Data Science: Life Cycles Social Studies: The Neighborhood and the People   1st Grade Reading: Folktales & Informational Texts Math: Two-Dimensional Shapes Phonics: Review Consonant blends & digraphs Science: Plants Social Studies: Citizenship   2nd Grade  Reading: Fables and Folktales Math: Interpreting Data and...

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February Curriculum

Kindergarten Shared Reading: Folktales Phonics and Phonemic Awareness:  Introduce US and Letter B Writer's Workshop: Friendly Letters Character Development: Friendship Math: Represent, Count, and Write 20 and Beyond Science: Staying Healthy Social Studies:  Urban Families 1st Grade Reading: Non-fiction—Biographies and autobiographies Phonics: Long vowel sounds Writing: Completing realistic fiction. Begin personal narrative writing. Science: Healthy habits Social Studies: How has our community changed over time? Math: Place value;...

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January Curriculum

Kindergarten • Reading: Realistic Fiction • Writing: Personal Narratives • Math: Subtraction • Science: Landforms • Social Studies: The Family Structure • Character Development: Choosing a Peaceful approach to Problem Solving   1st grade • Reading:  Realistic Fiction • Writing: Realistic Fiction Stories • Math: Chapter 5 • Science: Weather and Seasons • Social Studies: The Community • Phonics: Long vowels   2nd grade • Reading: Realistic...

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