Harris HawksWe work with a pretty scheduled routine. Our schedule is: 8:20 breakfast in cafeteria; 8:45 Class Starts; 8:50-11:15 Reading Block; 11:15-12:00 Lunch/Recess; 12:00 Math Block; 1:15 Specials (3 day schedule...day 1 PE, day 2 Art, day 3 Music) please wear tennis shoes on Day 1.; 2:00-3:20 Language Arts/Writing/Science and Social Studies; 3:20 pack up/clean up; 3:29 leave classroom for pickup. We have writing in all areas of our curriculum and Sci/SS each week. We will go to the library each week.
We use several district approved resources in our curriculum. They include Reading Street, Engage NY, Words Their Way, Thinking Maps, and Write From the Beginning. We also use Raz-Kids and Starfall.com as reading resources in the classroom, plus First in Math, Dreambox and Zearn websites for math centers.