Curriculum

Lucy Calkins Reader's Workshop Units:

  • Launching reader's workshop
  • Reading Growth Spurt
  • Reading Nonfiction
  • Studying Characters and their Stories
  • Bigger Books: Amping up Reading Power
  • Series Book Clubs
  • Fairy tales, Fables, Folktales

Lucy Calkins Writer's Workshop Units:

  • Launching writer's workshop
  • Narrative (small moments)
  • Informational 
  • Poetry
  • Informational: favorite topics
  • Writing about reading (opinion)
  • Fictional Narrative

Investigations Math Units:

  • Adding and Subtracting: Number System
  • 2D and 3D Geometry 
  • Collecting data and graphing
  • Place Value
  • Fractions
  • Measurement
  • Telling time
  • Adding money larger than $2.00

Science Units:

  • Matter: Solids and Liquids
  • Sound
  • Light

Social Studies Units:

  • Our Caring Classroom
  • Founding Families: Pilgrims
  • It's a Small World: Comparing Cultures/Map Skills