1st Grade Curriculum

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Please take a moment and experience all of what the classrooms here at Kennedy Primary Academy have to offer your child this year through so many new and exciting experiences. The YouTube video below highlights our 2016-2017 1st grade teachers as they present to you about our current grade level information.

Language Arts:

  • Writing
    • The conventions of writing, and grammar skills as well as covering all the career and readiness standards mandated by Indiana’s Department of Education.
  • Reading:
    • Guided Reading Groups, usage of the Reading Wonders Program, and encourage independent reading. 


  • Homeroom Math: Covering all the career and readiness standards mandated by Indiana's Department of Education.
    • Problem Solving
    • Mad Minute
  • Math Flex: Follows the Everyday Mathematics Curriculum


  • Science Fair: Wednesday, November 30th & Thursday, December 1st 2016
    • Students will try and answer a question they have about the world around us by using the scientific method.  Our classroom will develop a science fair project to present along with our 3rd and 4th grade students for our annual school science fair. 
  • ISI kits
    • Solids and Liquids
    • Soils
    • Living Things
  • PLTW
    • Light: Observing the Sun, Moon, and Stars
    • Animal Adaptations
    • Animated Storytelling

Social Studies:

  • My World Curriculum: Making Our Way
    • My School, My Community
    • Work in the Community
    • Looking at the World
    • Traditions We Share
    • Our Past, Our Present

Please contact your child’s teacher if you have any questions or concerns about our curriculum.

  • Mrs. Bridgeman cbridgeman@sbcsc.k12.in.us
  • Ms. Gast ggast@sbcsc.k12.in.us
  • Ms. Huffman hrokop@sbcsc.k12.in.us
  • Mrs. Lewandowski jlewandowski@sbcsc.k12.in.us
  • Mrs. Plocinski kplocinski@sbcsc.k12.in.us