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Continental Elementary Curriculum

 

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DISTRICT-APPROVED CORE CURRICULUM 

Reading/English Language Arts (ELA)

K-5 Benchmark Advance

6-8 Collections

Math 

K-8 Reveal Math

Science 

Beyond Textbooks

Social Studies 

Beyond Textbooks

DISTRICT PROGRAMS

Dual Language Enrichment Program 

Gifted Education Program 

Special Education Program 

English Language Program 

AZ College and Career Ready Standards

Learning begins at birth and continues throughout every stage of life. The Academic Standards team oversees the standards for learning for children and students in Arizona from birth to high school graduation. The Academic Standards team leads standards work across the state by writing, revising, and implementing the standards with different stakeholders. This team provides professional learning opportunities, resources, guidance, and technical assistance to build educator and caregiver capacity in best practices across the birth through a twelfth-grade continuum. The Academic Standards team leads state-level work related to early childhood, literacy, computer science, educational technology, English Language Arts, history and social sciences, math, science, and world and native languages.  Academic Standards Front Desk 602-364-2333.

https://www.azed.gov/standards-practices

DISTRICT-APPROVED CORE CURRICULUM 

Reveal Math K–5 An Elementary Core Math Curriculum

Reveal the Full Potential in Every Student

Reveal Math®, a balanced elementary math program, develops the problem solvers of tomorrow by incorporating both inquiry-focused and teacher-guided instructional strategies within each lesson.​

​In order to uncover the full potential in every student, Reveal Math champions a positive classroom environment, explores mathematics through a flexible lesson design, and tailors classroom activities to student needs. These guiding principles allow students to take ownership of their mathematical journey!

Reveal Math K–5

Reveal Math 6–8:
A Middle School Math Curriculum

Reveal the Full Potential in Every Student

The principles of Reveal Math™ derive from the latest research on how students learn best—through productive struggle, rich tasks, and mathematical discourse. Reveal Math empowers educators to uncover the mathematician in every middle school student through powerful explorations, rich technology, and timely and insightful differentiation opportunities. The unique approach of Reveal Math ensures students don’t just meet the standards, they master them.

Reveal Math Accelerated is intended to prepare students in seventh grade to take Algebra 1 in eighth grade with the inclusion of both grade seven and eight standards. Through the use of interactive student editions and hands-on digital resources, students experience active classroom learning to build conceptual understanding and mastery of content topics.

Reveal Math 6–8

Advance Benchmark

Engaging, Skills-Building Content

Build Knowledge, vocabulary, and perspectives over time

Our structured literacy programs are standards-aligned and informed by the latest research into the science of reading. They feature vertically aligned units that empower students to engage deeply with a topic to build skills within and across grades. Topics are knowledge-based, expanding both general and academic vocabulary in support of reading, writing, and constructive conversation.

K-5 Benchmark Advance

Houghton Mifflin Collections

(For Middle School L.A. Students only)

Textbook located in middle school L.A. classrooms. 

Collections is proven effective at creating thoughtful, passionate readers in the classroom. Teachers put the learning in their students’ hands. Collections presents materials and activities in a variety of ways, allowing students to interact with different types of content.

Science and Social Studies

Beyond Textbooks, is the online resource and collaborative community created by teachers and district leaders in the Vail Unified School District. The goal of Beyond Textbooks is to collaborate with schools to improve student achievement through the implementation of the Vail School District’s proven teaching and learning frameworks.

https://www.beyondtextbooks.org

District Support Curriculum

 

IXL is personalized learning. With a comprehensive K-12 curriculum, individualized guidance, and real-time analytics, IXL meets the unique needs of each learner.

https://www.ixl.com/

 

As a recognized leader in multisensory, structured language programs, Wilson brings more than a decade of systematic and explicit instruction to the K-3 classroom. Based on the Wilson Reading System® principles, Wilson Fundations® provides research-based materials and strategies essential to a comprehensive reading, spelling, and handwriting program.

https://www.wilsonlanguage.com/programs/fundations/

Newsela content comes from the real world, about people and topics students relate to. We start with the world's best sources and carefully select only the content that is most representative, most engaging, and best for Culturally Responsive Teaching. Because when students read about things they’re excited about, they learn to love learning for life. 

https://newsela.com/signin

Curriculum, Digital Learning, CLassroom Magazines, Teaching Resources, Literacy initiatives and Classroom Libraries.

 

https://clubs.scholastic.com/home

https://scholasticnews.scholastic.com/

OverDrive is a digital library offering both ebooks and audiobooks for the Webb community, anytime, anywhere! Sora is a user-friendly app that lets you access it through your laptop, phone or tablet. The Sora app was designed around the modern student reading experience.

https://soraapp.com/welcome

Avid helps students so they can think critically, collaborate, and set high expectations to confidently conquer the challenges that await them, This program accompanies all district-approved programs and curriculum.

https://avidopenaccess.org/

School Counselor

Arizona Department of Education Homepage

School counselors design and deliver school counseling programs that improve student outcomes. “The ASCA National Model: A Framework for School Counseling Programs” outlines the components of a school counseling program that is integral to the school’s academic mission and is created to have a significant positive impact on student achievement, attendance, and discipline.

Role of the Counselor

Counselor Standards

Counseling Literature

Assessment and Data Analysis

NWEA is a research-based, not-for-profit organization that supports students and educators worldwide by creating assessment solutions that precisely measure growth and proficiency—and provide insights to help tailor instruction. we’re here to help educators, parents, and students as they navigate on-site or remote learning.

 

  • Provide assessment technology, content and related services for the PreK-12 industry.

  • Inform and improve student achievement, increase educator productivity and streamline data-centric operational tasks.