Our curriculum includes traditional Montessori lessons as well as unit studies.  These may be adjusted as the year progresses depending on time and student interest.

Math:

The decimal system

Numeration

Memorization of math facts

Montessori Math in all operations

Fractions

Squaring

Measurement

Money

Time

Problem Solving

Roman Numerals

Geometry:

Elements of Geometry

Types of lines, Positions of lines

Types of angles

Polygons

Naming triangles by their angles

Naming triangles by their sides

Language:

Reading

Handwriting

Word Study

Grammar

Language Mechanics

Spelling

Research Skills

Writing Skills

Literature

Use of reference books

Poetry composition

Social Studies:

Creation Stories

Life’s beginnings and timeline of early life on earth

Fundamental needs of people

Early Humans

Ancient Cultures

The history of writing

The history of numbers

Continent and country studies

Communities

Geography:

Landforms and bodies of water

Map Skills

Science:

The solar system (planets, stars and constellations)

Layers of the earth

Prehistoric life

Simple Machines

Botany