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Curricular Programs and Core Materials



Target Area



Framing Your Thoughts

Beginning sentence structure
and Written Expression

Grades 1-4

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 for grades)


Math calculation and

Language arts

Grades 3-8

Sample of IXL

Discovery Techbook

NGSS Science

Grades 3-8

Techbook video

Tools of the Mind

Pre-K curriculum focus on self-regulation


Short video walk- 
through of TOM

Vocabulary Spelling City

Vocabulary study

Grades 2-3

Short Video walk-


Reading comprehension via
lexile assessment

Grades 4-8

Short video walk-

Wordly Wise

Vocabulary study

Grades 3-8

Wordly Wise

Smarts Online Executive Functioning

Executive Functioning Skills

Grades 4-8

Sample of Smarts

Wilson Fundations

Spelling and Phonics

Grades K-2

Core Novels 6-8




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


Unbroken , Young Adult version, 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


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