Curriculum & Programs
Union County School District
Grades K-8
Reading/Language Arts
Intervention Program
Kindergarten - Second Grade 
ReadWell Program
Read Well is an innovative K-3 reading and language arts solution that helps students build the critical skills needed to be successful readers and learners. The research-based program allows teachers to effectively target students at all stages of development. Through a blended approach of whole-class instruction, differentiation small-group instruction, motivating technology, and individual student practice, teachers have the flexibility they need to meet students at their skill levels and adapt instruction accordingly. Read Well meets the challenges of the CCSS - along with the needs of each child.
Read Well
• Builds close readers
• Develop proficient writers
• Provides multiple entry points for appropriate student placement
• Incorporates an innovative blend of small-group peer collaboration and whole-class instruction
• Teaches comprehension in an explicit and systematic way
• Offers comprehensive training and implementation support
Reading Program
Kindergarten – Fourth Grade
Reading Wonders
Reading Wonders is the first and only reading program designed specifically for the Common Core State Standards for Reading/Language Arts. Combining research-based instruction with new tools to meet today’s challenges, every component and every lesson is designed for effective and efficient CCSS instruction.
 The program provides unmatched support for
• Building a strong reading foundation
• Accessing complex text
• Finding and using text evidence
• Engaging in collaborative conversations
• Writing to sources
Using a rich range of diverse print and digital media, Wonders provides the instructional support and materials you will only find in a program that was created to teach to the rigor, intent, and depth of the new Common Core State Standards.
Fifth – Eighth Grade
 Units based on classroom novels
College and Career Ready Standards for ELA can be accessed by clicking the link below:

Math Program

Kindergarten – Sixth Grade
Math In Focus
Math in Focus provides an authentic Singapore math curriculum—highlighting problem solving as the focus of mathematical learning. This complete program teaches concepts using a concrete–pictorial–abstract learning progression to anchor learning in real-world, hands-on experiences, supported by seamless integration of technology with the use of eBooks, Interactive Whiteboard activities, online student activities, online manipulatives, and a bar modeling app.
 Seventh – Eighth
Explorations in Core Math
Explorations in Core Math for Grades 6–12 is a complete program for transitioning to the Common Core State Standards with interactive, real-world applications that help students deepen their understanding of crucial math concepts, while addressing the Common Core Curriculum and the Standards for Mathematical Practice. This program allows students to not just “do the math” but also to “understand and explain” their math.
Explorations in Core Math helps prepare students for 2014 Assessments by developing their procedural, application and critical thinking skills.
Embedded strategies and lesson background notes for all topics within the Teacher’s Editions ensure that you are implementing the Common Core State Standards in the spirit that was intended.
 College & Career Ready Standards can be accessed by clicking the link below:
 Parent Resources
Remediation and Additional Practice Websites
Browse this site by College & Career Standard to pull up skill based worksheets to provide additonal practice for remediation.
•    www.mathworksheetsland.com
This website provides additonal practice worksheets on skills found in our new standards. The sheets are listed by standard to make locating them easier to find.
•   www.ixl.com
This website provides lots of fun practice on skills found in our new standards. The skills are organized by grade and standard making it convenient for all.
•   http://jmathpage.com
This website provides hundreds of math games covering skills from counting to fractions.
•   http://mrnussbaum.com
This website has lots of math games and interactive activities aligned to our new standards. There are also interactive worksheets to help reinforce each standard.
•   http://www.mobymax.com
This website provides additional skill practice with a short animated "Teach Me" feature. All problems have instant feedback and all parts of the problem have a read-aloud icon so that students can listen as well.
 •   gregtangmath.com
Lots of fun math practice to work on number sense, mental math, and computation skills. Children will have math as they play games such as Kookoma, Espresso, Numskill, Break Apart, and Funny Numbers.
•   www.mathsnacks.com
 Resource Guides can be found:

MKAS2 3rd Grade Reading Summative Assessment



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