Saint Charles Borromeo Catholic School enables all children to reach their full potential and future success by using their God given talents in the light of the Gospel of Jesus Christ.
The State of Indiana has established academic standards that clearly outline what students should know and be able to do at each grade level.
At all grade levels the study of language arts includes:
Reading: Word Recognition, fluency, and Vocabulary Development
Reading: Comprehension and Analysis of Nonfiction and Informational Text
Reading: Comprehension and Analysis of Literary Text
Writing: Processes and Features
Writing: Applications (Different Types of Writing and Their Characteristics)
Writing: English Language Conventions
Listening and Speaking: Skills, Strategies, and Applications
Textbooks used and links to the publishers' websites for additional resources are:
Reading K-5 Macmillan/McGraw-Hill ©2003
Phonics K-3 Pearson Education Modern Curriculum Press Plaid Phonics ©2003
Handwriting K-4 Handwriting Without Tears