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Curricular Programs

 

Title

Target Area

Grades

Samples

Framing Your Thoughts

Beginning sentence structure and Written Expression

Grades 1-2

Framing Your Thoughts Samples

Touch Math

Early numeracy skills through algebra

Special Education
Basic Skills

Touch Math Video
(3 Minutes)

F&P -  Fountas and Pinnell Leveled Literacy Intervention

Early literacy skills,  reading comprehension

Basic Skills
Special Education

Sample units and books from LLI  
(Scroll through for grade samples)

IXL

Math calculation and computation

Grades 3-8

Sample of IXL

Discovery Techbook

NGSS Science

Grades 4-5

Techbook video walkthrough

Tools of the Mind

Pre K curriculum focus on self-regulation

Pre-school

Short video walk though of TOM

Vocabulary Spelling City

Vocabulary study

Grades 3-5

Short Video walkthrough

Achieve3000

Reading comprehension via lexile assessment

Grades 4-8

Short video walkthrough

Wordly Wise

Vocabulary study

Grades 6-8

Wordly Wise sample

Smarts Online Executive Functioning

Executive Functioning Skills

Grades 4-8

Sample of Smarts Curriculum

Wilson Fundations

Spelling and Phonics

Grades K-2

http://www.fundations.com/

Novels 6-8

Grade

Title

6

A Long Walk to Water , by Linda Sue Park
Wonder , by RJ Palacio
I Am Malala , Young Adult Version by Malala Yousafszi
Aurora County All-Stars , by Deborah Wiles
Schooled , by Gordon Korman
The Boy Who Harnessed The Wind by William Kamkwamba

7

Unbroken , by Laura Hillenbrand
The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton
Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry by Mildred D. Taylor
The Giver , Gathering Blue , Messenger , and Son - companion series by Lois Lowry
Going Solo , by Roald Dahl
The Poems: 1921-1940 (The Collected Works of Langston Hughes, Vol. 1 ) by Langston Hughes
The Boy in the Striped Pajamas by John Boyne

8

Chains by Laurie Halse Anderson
October Sky by Homer Hickam
Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens
Midsummer Night’s Dream by Charles Dickens
Twelve Angry Men by Reginald Rose
Sleeping Freshmen Never Lie by David Lubar
The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass , by Frederick Douglass
A Raisin in the Sun , by Lorraine Hansberry
Junior Great Books , Grade 8, Levels 1, 2 &3