Empowering 7th graders to take charge of their education by providing opportunities for self-directed learning, nurturing confidence, and supporting them in exploring their unique strengths and passions.
In 7th grade ELA students, students explore various genres through independent reading books, whole class novels and small book clubs. There is a focus on fostering critical thinking, creativity and effective communication through reading and writing assignments. Additionally, students will work on their vocabulary, comprehension and analysis skills as they navigate through the year.
Our curriculum aligns with New York State’s Next Generation Learning Standards. In Grade 7, students study a variety of math topics including proportional relationships, expressions, equations, percentages, geometry, statistics and probability. Throughout the year students will dive into more advanced math concepts and really develop strong foundational skills in Algebra. Through the use of technology, projects, and activities, students will explore real-world scenarios to promote critical thinking skills needed for future success.
Our 7-8 Grade Science program is an exciting and hands-on journey of exploration and discovery. Our dedicated educators create an engaging and supportive environment where students delve into the wonders of the natural world. We offer a comprehensive curriculum that emphasizes scientific inquiry, critical thinking, and experimentation, preparing students for the challenges of high school and beyond.
Our 7-8 Social Studies program is an engaging exploration of history, geography, and the world's diverse cultures. Our dedicated educators create an environment where students uncover the stories of the past and understand the global connections that shape our present and future. We offer a comprehensive curriculum that fosters critical thinking, research skills, and cultural awareness, preparing students for the complexities of high school and beyond.
Our K-8 Spanish program offers a dynamic and immersive language experience that spans a student's entire educational journey. We create an environment where students not only learn the Spanish language but also embrace its culture, history, and global significance.