Mrs. Ackermann and Mrs. Podolski
The class emphasis is on the programs, Spell to Write and Read – SWR and Right Start Math. The first semester, we focus on the 70 phonograms and lower-case cursive with Cursive First program – number sense, number writing, and subitizing. Both programs need to be fully embraced and taught at home for success. These programs are taught in whole group and small group centers, daily.
Social Science, Science are lightly covered through books, experiments, videos, and activities.
We teach a monthly directed draw and several other crafts that support the theme of the month.
8:00-8:15 - Students socialize, play math and phonics games, look at books and ready for class.
8:15-8:30 - Circle Time – Flag Salute, sharing poetry, phonics, and center instruction and directions.
8:30-10:00 - center rotations
10:00-10:25 - recess/snack time
10:25-11:20 - “Child of the Day” - story time, clean-up
Our mission is to teach your Whole Child. We believe your child's positive experience in class is paramount. We are here to meet your child where he or she is, fill them knowledge and confidence, and send them home enthusiastic and motivated to learn.
Charter Funds: Yes - $1,300/ 16 weeks - $50 materials fee