Academic Vocabulary

Academic vocabulary includes the most common words used in the context of a classroom.  There is specific vocabulary for each subject area.  We focus on at least four content areas: language arts, math, social studies, and science.

Importance of Writing

To build a foundation for college and career readiness, students need to learn to use writing as a way of offering and supporting opinions, demonstrating understanding of the subjects they are studying, and conveying real and imagined experiences and events.

Kindergarten Reading

Reading is a process of getting meaning from print. Early reading includes the direct teaching of words and sounds.

First Grade Reading

Reading is a process of getting meaning from print. Early reading includes the direct teaching of words and sounds.

Lectura en el 2do y 3er año

Ya en el segundo y tercer grado, la mayoría de los estudiantes superan la lectura trabajosa palabra por palabra, típica de los lectores principiantes y comienzan a leer con creciente fluidez y expresión.

Reading Skills Importance

Children’s academic success, as well as the success they will achieve in adult life, truly depends in large part on their ability to read.