Curriculum Overview Grades 1-5

Saint Catherine of Siena School provides a framework for academic and life skills appropriate for each student’s particular stage of learning. Emphasis is placed on the development of skills, attitudes and knowledge needed to participate in a global society. Our curriculum is aligned with the Massachusetts State Frameworks and differentiated instruction is a strategy used to meet the needs of every student. • Religion • Language Arts

  • Balanced Literacy Program includes:
  • Composition
  • English Grammar
  • Handwriting
  • Phonics (Wilson Program)
  • Reading/Literature
  • Spelling

• Mathematics

  • My Math

Social Studies Science Students receive Art, Music, Technology and Physical Education at least once a week. Our Library is available to all students in our school. Once a year, students in our Grades 2 -8 take a standardized test.

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