**English Language Arts**

**Language Foundations**

Block Style sentence writing

Slant Style sentence writing

Actions and Tense

Description of Objects

Information and Background Knowledge

Instructional Words and Problem-Solving Concepts

Classification

Problem-Solving Strategies and Applications

**Writing Foundations**

Reporting

Past Tense

Sentence Analysis

Pronouns

Run-ons

Capitalization

Verb Agreement

Sentence Writing

Verbal Preparation for Paragraph Writing

Editing

Paragraph-Writing

Sentence Writing

Pronoun Clarity

Quotations

Verbal Preparation for Paragraph Writing

Paragraph Conventions

Editing

Passage-Writing

**Reading Foundations**

Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak

Mr. Popper's Penguins by Florence Atwater and Richard Atwater

The Courage of Sarah Noble by Alice Dalgliesh

Pippi Longstocking by Astrid Lindgren

Zita the Spacegirl by Ben Hatke

Zathura by Chris Van Allsburg

June 29, 1999 by David Wiesner

Aliens Love Underpants by Claire Freedman

Interstellar Cinderella by Deborah Underwood

Shiloh by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor

There's Nothing to Do on Mars by Chris Gall

Oh No!, Or How My Science Project Destroyed the World by Mac Barnett

Oh No!, ?Or How I Built a Time Machine to Save History (Or at Least My History Grade) by Mac Barnett

**Reading Mastery**

Peter Pan by J.M. Barrie

20,000 Leagues Under the Sea by Jules Vernes

The Call of the Wild by Jack London

Hatchet by Gary Paulsen

Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson

The Hobbit, Or, There and Back Again by J.R.R. Tolkien

My Brother Sam is Dead by James Lincoln Collier

Where the Red Fern Grows by Wilson Rawls

A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L'engle

Around the World in Eighty Days by Jules Verne

A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens

The Boy Who Reversed Himself by William Sleator

**Writing Mastery**

Rule about sentences

Basic Rule about Writing

Sentences with work and works

Rule about he, she, or it

Sentences with give and gives

Sentences with sit and sits

Contradictions Rule

Sentences with do and does

Present Time, Past Time, Future Time

Verb Tense

Sentences with am, is, and are

Sentences That Tell What to Do

Adding a Comma When You Move Part of a Sentence

Sentences Joined with and, but, or or

Verb Tense

Sentences with has and have

Rule about Sentences with has and have

Rule about Commas in Sentences

Rule for Commas in a Series

Retelling

Evidence and Conclusions

Commas in a Series

Using a Fact List

Retelling

Rule for Comma in Combined Sentences

Using an Outline Diagram

Essay Questions

Writing on Topics

Three Rules about Paragraphs

Paragraph Summaries

Sample Passages

Writing on Topics

Sorting by Topic

Missing Evidence

Writing about Experiences

Checking Your Passage

Misleading Statements

Using Fact Lists

Thesaurus

Insufficient Evidence

Retelling

New Comma Rule

Rules about Commas

Using Evidence

Persuasion

Four-Paragraph Essay

Opinion

Using Evidence from a Story

Opinion Letter

Four-Paragraph Essay

Retelling Using Category Labels

Position Paper

Block Quote

Citing Evidence

Story Questions

Parallel Morals

Position Paper

Retelling

Citing Evidence

Debate

Position Paper

Evidence

Using a Fact Table

Identifying Misleading Statements

Position Paper

Retelling

Persuasion - Information Table

Final Project

**Literature**

Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare

Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare

Hamlet by William Shakespeare

Benjamin Franklin selected works

Common Sense by Thomas Paine

Civil Disobedience by Henry David Thoreau

"Letter from a Birmingham Jail" by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

The Crucible by Arthur Miller

Night by Elie Wiesel

The Odyssey by Homer

The Epic of Gilgamesh by Shin-Leqi-Unninni

On Justice, Power, and Human Nature: Selections from The History of the Peloponnesian War by Thucydides

**AP Language and Composition**

Rhetorical Strategies

Rhetorical Analysis - Claims and Evidence

The Art of Argument

Voice in Synthesis

AP Literature and Composition

**AP Literature and Composition**

Short Fiction I

Poetry I

Longer Fiction or Drama I

Short Fiction II

Poetry II

Longer Fiction or Drama II

Short Fiction III

Poetry III

Longer Fiction or Drama III

**Mathematics**

**Number Sense**

Reciting Counting Numbers (Rote Counting)

Counting Objects

Counting Events (claps, pennies)

Count On: Next Number

Counting Backward

Ordinal Numbers

Symbol Identification

Symbol Writing

Numbers and Counters

Equality and Equations

Place Value

Addition (One-digit numbers)

Addition (Two-digit numbers)

Commutative Property

Addition Facts

Algebra Addition

Subtraction

Column Problems

Money: Coins and Bills

**Mathematical Universe**

Shapes and 3.0 Objects

Relative Position and Size

Grouping, Ordering, and Patterns

Column Addition

Carrying

3 Addends

Column Subtraction

Zero as First Digit

Different Digit Problems

Number Families

Number Family Strategy

Facts

Mental Math

Fact Relationships

Number Families with 2 and 3-Digit Numbers

Fractions

Counting by 1s, 10s, 100s, 5s, 25s, 2s

Counting Backward by 1s, 10s, 100s

Word Problems

Action and Classification Word Problems

Comparison Word Problems

Counting

Place Value

Expanded notation, renaming

Number Families

Addition - Subtraction Facts

Word Problems

Column Addition - Subtraction

Mental Math

Money

Multiplication

**Measurement and Data**

Measurement

Lines, perimeter, area

Inequality and equivalence

Geometry

2D, 3D, Decomposition, Angles

Missing Addend

Estimation

Clock Time

Data

Tables, Graphs, Line Charts

Fractions

Addition and subtraction facts

Multiplication and division facts introduction

Carrying addition and borrowing subtraction column problems

Word problems for addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division

Fractions

Area and perimeter

Counting

Time

Bar and picture graphs

Rounding/Estimating

Multiplication and division facts review

Fractions (including addition, subtraction, multiplication, and equivalence)

Area and perimeter

Carrying addition and borrowing subtractions column problems

Multi-digit multiplication and division

Decimals (including addition and subtraction)

Angles

Rounding/Estimating

Ratios

Multiples, factors, prime, and composite*

Fraction operations (addition/subtraction with unlike denominators, multiplication, and division)

Word problems involving addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of whole numbers and fractions

Fraction simplification

Area of rectangles, parallelograms and circles, and perimeter

Volume of rectangular prisms and cylinders

Multi-step word problems involving volume, ratio, and proportion, classification, probability, and percent

Multi-digit whole number, mixed number, and decimal operations (including 2-digit divisors and decimal division)

Place value and rounding whole numbers and decimals (including millions and thousandths)

Coordinate system (points, lines, and ratio word problems)

Exponents

Unit conversion

Final Project

**Math Foundations Review**

Addition

Subtraction

Multiplication

Division

Basic Fractions

Fractions, Decimals, and Percents

Ratios and Equations

Final Project: When Math Goes Wrong in the Real World

**Algebra I**

Short Division

Decimal Rounding

Decimal Operations

Fraction Operations

Fraction, Decimal, Percent Equivalences

Abbreviations

Problem Solving: Add/Subtract

Fraction Simplification

Problem Solving: Rate Equations

What is Algebra?

Problem Solving: Algebra Translation

Coordinate System

Signed-Number Operations

Straight-Line Equations

Exponents

Geometry

Pythagorean Theorem

Similar Triangles

Probability

Scientific Notation

Proportion

Box and Whiskers

Final Project

**Algebra II**

Coding and Math

Coding Basics

Fundamentals of Algebra

Algebra and problem-solving

Polynomials

Factoring

Solving an Equation

Quadratic Equations

**Geometry**

Basics of Geometry

Parallel Lines

Triangles and Congruence

Quadrilaterals and Polygons

Geometric Transformations

Similarity

Right Triangles and Trigonometry

Circles

Area

Surface Area and Volume

**Math Adventures with Python**

Drawing Polygons

Arithmetic with Lists and Loops

Guessing and Checking with Conditionals

Transforming and Storing Numbers with Algebra

Transforming Shapes with Geometry

Creating Oscillations with Trigonometry

Complex Numbers

Using Matrices for Computer Graphics and Systems of Equations

Building Objects with Classes

Creating Fractals Using Recursion

Cellular Automata

Solving Problems Using Genetic Algorithms

**Science**

**Science Foundations**

Length (miles, feet, centimeters, and inches)

Grams

Temperature

Time of day

Unit of time

Speed

Water

Dew

Ocean water

Fire

Forest fires

Living things

All living things grow

All living things need water

All living things make babies

Plants

Trees

Palm trees

Forests

Apple trees

Animals

Small and large animals

Body temperature of animals

Kinds of cold-blooded animals

Kinds of warm-blooded animals

Motion

Earth

Earth strata: Piles, layers, and eras

Rules about piles and layers

Thales of Miletus

Archimedes

Light

Magnifying glasses bend light

Speed of light

Pressure

Water pressure

Rules about pressure

Human body

Brain

The circulatory system

Ears

Eyes

Nervous system

Muscles

The human skeleton

The Solar System

Facts about the solar system

Space

The Sun

Planets

Galaxies

Gravity

Timelines

Speed

Matter

Facts about Matter

Molecules

The world around us

Clouds

Volcanoes and earthquakes

Whirlpools

The ocean world

Snowflakes

Marie Curie

Erwin Schrödinger

**Fundamentals of Engineering**

Ships

Airplanes

Wells

Forms

Sounds

Machines and tools

Process of inventing things

Electric eye invention

Sailboats

Food

Materials

Leonardo da Vinci

Leonhard Euler

**Zoology**

Animals

Geese

Animals that live in Alaska

Animals that live in Africa

Mammals that live in the ocean

Squid

Animals can learn

Eras

Ancient animals

Dinosaurs

Saber-tooth tiger

Domestic animals: definition

Domesticating animals

Dogs

Facts about horses

Horse racing

Wild animals: definition

Scarlet tanagers

Salmon

Woodchucks (groundhogs, marmots)

Monarch butterflies

Endangered animals: definition and reasons

Tigers

The Galapagos Tortoise

The Orangutan

Peregrine Falcons

Extinct and endangered animals

Animal types based on diets

Plants

Ecology

Organisms

Birds

Mammals

Insects

Landforms

Climate

**Molecules**

Simple Substances

Fuels, Fats, and Soaps

Synthetic and Natural Polymers

Taste, Smell, and Pain

Sight and Color

The Light and the Dark

**AP Physics**

Kinematics

Dynamics

Circular Motion and Gravitation

Energy

Momentum

Simple Harmonic Motion

Torque and Rotational Motion

Electric Charge and Electric Force

DC Circuits

Mechanical Waves and Sound

**AP Biology**

Chemistry of Life

Cell Structure and Function

Cellular Energetics

Cell Communication and Cell Cycle

Heredity

Gene Expression and Regulation

Natural Selection

Ecology

**Longitude, Time, and Navigation**

The Dreadful Four-Centuries Before Longitude

A Basic Awareness of Navigation

The Longitude Saga

Time

Time Keeping

Where it all started: Mechanical Escapements

Where it’s gone: High Technology Clocks

First Steps in Celestial Navigation

Celestial Navigation: The more general premises

A visual case study in celestial navigation

Modern Ideas on Time and Navigation

**Social Studies**

**Myths and Legends of the World**

Origins of Myths and Legends

Zeus

Athena

Hera

Hades

Poseidon

Aphrodite

**World History**

The Big Bang

Stars are Born

Elements are Forged

Planets Form

Life Emerges

Humans Evolve

Civilizations Develop

Industry Rises

**U.S. History**

Introduction to Problems, Solutions, and Effects in U.S. History

Early Native American Culture

European Exploration and Colonization

The Development of the 13 Colonies

The Road to the Revolutionary War

The Revolutionary War

Cooperation Leads to U.S. Constitution

The Bill of Rights

The Rise of Political Parties

Westward Expansion

People's Rights Problems

Development of the United States' Economy

The Road to the Civil War

The Civil War - the War That United the States

The South After the Civil War

The West After the Civil War

The North After the Civil War

Big Business: Competition and Cooperation in the Late 1800s

Workers and Farmers Attempt to Solve Their Problems

The Progressive Era: 1900-1916

American Expansion and International Politics: 1870 - 1914

U.S. Constitution - Amendments

The South After the Civil War

The West After the Civil War

The North After the Civil War

Big Business: Competition and Cooperation in the Late 1800s

Workers and Farmers Attempt to Solve Their Problems

The Progressive Era: 1900 - 1916

American Expansion and International Politics

World War I

The Search for Security and Prosperity: The 1920s

The Great Depression and the New Deal

World War II

U.S. Foreign Policy: 1945 - 1960

Post-War Prosperity: 1945 - 1960

The Vietnam Era: 1960 - 1975

The Years of Civil Unrest: 1960 - 1975

Foreign and Domestic Affairs: 1975 - 2020

Challenges for the 21st Century

**AP U.S. Government**

Foundations of American Democracy

Interactions Among Branches of Government

Civil Liberties and Civil Rights

American Political Ideologies and Beliefs

Political Participation

Create a State Project

**AP Microeconomics**

Basic Economic Concepts

Supply and Demand

Production, Cost, and the Perfect Competition Model

Imperfect Competition

Factor Markets

Market Failure and the Role of Government

Create a Startup Project

**Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind**

The Cognitive Revolution

The Agricultural Revolution

The Unification of Humankind

The Scientific Revolution

**Computer Science**

**Computer Science Foundations with Scratch**

Getting Started

Motion and Drawing

Looks and Sound

Procedures

Variables

Making Decisions

Repetition: A Deeper Exploration of Loops

String Processing

Lists

Sharing and Collaboration

**AP Computer Science A**

Primitive Types

Using Objects

Boolean Expressions and if Statements

Iteration

Writing Classes

Array

ArrayList

2D Array

Inheritance

Recursion

The Pattern in the Stone

**FreeCode Camp Certification (Must complete at least one)**

Responsive Web Design Certification

Data Visualization Certification

Scientific Computing with Python Certification

Data Analysis with Python Certification

Information Security Certification

Machine Learning with Python Certification

**Art, Music, and Design**

**Drawing**

Line

Texture

Shape

Color

Light and Space

Representational

Non-representational

Perspective

Figure Drawing

**Music**

Pitch

Notation

Octave Registers

Half Steps and Whole Steps

Major Scale

Major Key Signatures

Minor Scales

Minor Key Scales

Time Signatures

Duration Symbols

Dots and Ties

Meter

Tuplets

Chords

Triads

**Computer-Aided Design Basics**

3D Printing Revolution

Getting Started with TinkerCAD

Manipulating Parts and Scaling

Grouping, Holes, and Align Tool

Patterns and Slicing

Final Project

**Onshape Fundamentals Certification**

Getting Started

Introduction to Sketching

Part Design Using Part Studios

Multi-Part Part Studios

Onshape Assemblies

Detailed Drawings

Final Project