Curriculum

ATHENEUM CURRICULUM

MATH

  • Connected Mathematics 2 (CMP2)
  • Prentice Hall Mathematics
  • Historical Connections in Mathematics
  • Edward Zaccaro – Misc. Books
  • NCTM Navigations Series, NCTM Lessons & Resources,
  • Project M3 – Mentoring Mathematical Minds
  • Continental Math League Competition
  • Math Expressions
  • Singapore Math
  • Hands On Algebra

LANGUAGE ARTS

  • The College of William and Mary (Center for Gifted Education)
  • Journeys and Destinations & Patterns of Change and Navigators
  • Michael Clay Thompson
  • Caesar’s English, Paragraph Town, Grammar Towns, Building Poems and A World of Poetry
  • Junior Great Books
  • Words Their Way
  • 6+1 Traits Writing
  • Literature Circles
  • Novel Studies
  • WordMasters (National Analogy Competition)
  • Being a Writer
  • Studies in Etymology
  • Thinking Cap Quiz Bowl

HEALTH

  • Harcourt – Your Health
  • SCIENCE
  • Foss Science
  • Neuroscience
  • Engineering and Inventions
  • Nature of Science
  • Human and Plant Cells
  • LEGO League Yearly Science Research
  • Computer Science

SOCIAL STUDIES

  • My World Social Studies
  • A History of US (Joy Haykim)

ART

  • Scope & Sequence developed by ISD 199 teachers
  • Connections in Art (Davis)
  • Minneapolis Institute of Arts: Art Adventures Program

SPECIALS

  • Students participate for 50 minutes each day on a 5-Day rotation schedule: Physical Education, Music, Book Check Out & Media