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Middle School Curriculum Overview

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
    • Old Testament (Gr. 6)
    • New Testament (Gr. 7)
    • The Church (Gr. 8)
  • Language Arts
    • Balanced Literacy Program includes: Grammar, Literature, Vocabulary & Writing
  • Mathematics (leveled grouping Gr. 6, 7 & 8)
    • Pre-Algebra
    • Algebra I
  • Science (all include Lab work)
    • Life Science (Gr. 6)
    • Earth Science (Gr. 7)
    • Physical Science (Gr. 8)
  • Social Studies
    • Ancient Civilization (Gr. 6)
    • World Geography & Cultures (Gr. 7)
    • American History (Gr. 8)
  • Spanish (Gr. 7 & 8)
  • Study Skills (Gr. 6)

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