SWSD Instructional Programs
Reading, Writing, and Mathematics Resources
Each year our district evaluates our current programs and analyzes the best program choices for our students and families. Below you will find more information about specific programs that were adopted, and links to the publisher's websites to explore and learn more about what these exciting programs offer our students.
In Grades K-2, our Reading classes will be using the American Reading Company Core Framework for their daily Reading lessons. https://www.americanreading.com/ READYGEN In grades 3-5 we utilize Savvas' ReadyGen program. ReadyGEN is an integrated and well-balanced approach to reading and writing instruction for Grades K-6 classrooms. Authentic texts with modeling and teacher-directed activities drive learning and motivate readers. Students read authentic literary and informational texts. Instruction focuses on reading, writing, speaking, and listening in response to authentic texts. Ready to learn more? Click the link https://www.savvas.com/index.cfm?locator=PS2eUe
In Grade 6 we utilize Into Literature by HMH
Literature has the transformative power to inspire learning.
As students dig into thought-provoking texts and analyze, discuss, and synthesize ideas with their peers, they’re building a foundation of active learning.
HMH Into Literature™ was built to address the needs of today's teachers and equip students with the reading, writing, speaking, and listening skills required for success in tomorrow's world.
Develop a culture of self-actualized learning and support every learner in building the foundation of engaged citizenship.
For more information about Into Literature, please visit https://www.hmhco.com/programs/into-literature
In 2nd grade, we utilize Fundations to support our early readers as they journey through learning to read. This program is designed to support our students with developing their phonics, decoding, and sight word knowledge. For more information about this program, please visit https://www.wilsonlanguage.com/programs/fundations/ iREADY Math All K-2 classrooms are implementing iready math program as our primary mathematics resource to support our curricula.
i-Ready Mathematics is an online program that provides students of all ages with differentiated instruction and supports them on their individual paths to success. Backed by cutting-edge research on best mathematics learning practices, students gain experience through concrete examples and engaging lessons. Its responsive instruction provides consistent insight into student understanding and performance, enabling teachers to monitor their students’ progress and help them prepare for standards-based assessments and beyond. For more information about this program, please visit https://www.curriculumassociates.com/programs/i-ready-learning/personalized-instruction/mathematics
All students in grades 3-6 are using the Big Ideas Math program. For more information on Big Ideas Math please visit: http://www.bigideasmath.com/
TCi Social Studies is utilized in grades 3-6 and TCi Science is used in grades K-2. For more information, please visit: https://www.teachtci.com/
Carolina Biological is used in grades 3-5 for our Science Curriculum. For more information, please visit: https://carolinascienceonline.com/#/