Icahn Charter School #1 1525 Brook Avenue Bronx, New York 10457 Telephone (718) 7168105 Fax (718) 7166716 / 7182946596 www.icahncharterschool1.org Rose ArochoFullam, Principal Dawn Starks, Staff Developer Jeff Litt, Superintendent Jessica Castro, Guidance Counselor February 2015 th 5 Grade Syllabus Language and Literacy: Stories - Wonders Words Free as Confetti A Dusty Ride Language and Literacy: (Core Knowledge) I, Too by Langston Hughes (Core Knowledge Poem) Incident by Countee Cullen (Core Knowledge Poem) Stories will be read out of the text guided, individually, and in groups. Literature will be integrated throughout, comprehension, grammar and spelling lessons. Vocabulary Exams will be given on Friday. Grammar assessment test will be given on Friday. Writing: Wonders Organizing Essays Grammar: Wonders Suffixes Idioms Sayings and Phrases: Core Knowledge Those who dare to fail miserably can achieve greatly. Mathematics: Volume of Solids Solids Volume Combining Volume Science: Our Dynamic Earth Atmosphere and weather Clouds and precipitation Art: Nineteenth Century American Art (Core Knowledge) Nathaniel Currier and James M. Ives, Central Park in Winter Music: Elements of Music (Core Knowledge) Verse and Refrain _________________________________________________________________________________________________ Icahn Charter School 1 is chartered by the New York State Board of Regents and the State University of New York Charter Schools Institute and is a result of the collaborative efforts of the Foundation for A Greater Opportunity and the Center for Educational InnovationPublic Education Association. The Icahn Charter School is a public school open to all children on a space available basis, by lottery.
© Copyright 2019