Curriculum By Grade



Course of Study


Religion

  • Profession of Faith

  • Celebration of the Christian Mystery (Sacraments)

  • Life in Christ (Catholic Christian Morality)

  • Christian Prayer



Language Arts

Listening Skills

  • Knows and applies listening skills
  • Uses listening skills for a variety of purposes, especially learning

Reading Skills

  • Builds lifelong interest in reading for information and enjoyment
  • Acquires skills needed for proficient, intelligent reading

Speaking Skills

  • Uses speaking skills for a variety of purposes, especially to question and to convey information
  • Speaks clearly

Media Literacy

  • Realizes that media are businesses with commercial interests
  • Understands that media constructs its own reality
  • Realizes that media contains ideologies and value messages
  • Recognizes that consumers negotiate their own meaning from media
  • Recognizes media techniques

Writing

  • Effectively uses writing skills for a variety of purposes, especially learning

Mathematics

  • Numbers and Number Sense Operations

  • Measurement

  • Geometry and Spatial Sense

  • Patterns, Functions and Algebra

  • Data Analysis, Probability

Science

Kindergarten:

- Life Science

- Health/Human Body
- Earth/Physical Science
- Society/Technology

Grade 1:

- Environment-Life Science: Birds

- Health/Human Body
- Society/Technology

Grade 2:

- Environment-Life Science: Insects

- Health/Human Body
- Physical Science
- Society/Technology
- Physical Science

Grade 3:

- Environment-Life Science: Reptiles

- Health/Human Body
- Astronomy
- Geology

Grade 4:

- Environment-Life Science: Plants

- Health/Human Body
- Physical Science
- Chemistry
- Energy/Electricity
- Society/Technology

Grade 5:

- Environment-Life Science: Amphibians

- Health/Human Body:  Reproduction
- Society/Technology

Grade 6:

- Environment-Life Science: Amphibians

- Health/Human Body: Reproduction
- Society/Technology

Grade 7:

- Environment-Life Science: Fish

- Health/Human Body
- Earth/Space
- Geology

Grade 8:

- Matter and Change

- Sound Energy
- Atomic Structure
- Wave Energy
- Force, Motion, Work
- Society/Technology
- Energy/Thermal Energy
- Magnetism/Electricity
- Nuclear Energy


Social Studies

Kindergarten: Child's place in the family

Grade 1: Expanding the child's world

Grade 2: Heritage and culture

Grade 3: Working together

Grade 4: People and places

Grade 5: Ohio/US regions

Grade 6: World history/ancient civilizations to Reformation

Grade 7: Development of US from Constitution to 1900

Grade 8: US 1900 to present/US in modern world


Art

  • Aesthetic perception and criticism

  • Art history and culture

  • Art production and expression


Music

  • Aesthetic perception and criticism/appreciation

  • Music history and culture

  • Music performance and expression


Physical Education

  • Movement

  • Skill Development

  • Health-related fitness and safety

  • Games and sports