Academics

Reading and Language Arts

CCFA takes a developmental approach to literacy instruction that is aligned with the Common Core Standards, balances both student-centered activities and explicit instruction, and utilizes flexible grouping.

  • Wilson Fundations – core phonics program for all students; double doses for students who need more support
  • Guided Reading – leveled readers and Reading A-Z materials; focuses on fluency and comprehension development
  • Teacher read-aloud and shared reading
  • Literacy Centers to build and reinforce foundational literacy skills, such as alphabet knowledge, phonics, sight word recognition, etc.
  • Kid writing & journaling

Learn More about Wilson Fundations

Research-based, multi-sensory, structured language program that builds foundational skills and fosters life-long learning.

Focus areas:

  • Phonemic awareness
  • Phonics/word study
  • High frequency/sight words
  • Fluency
  • Vocabulary
  • Spelling
  • Comprehension
  • Handwriting

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Mathematics

CCFA’s Math program is aligned with the Common Core Standards.  Flexible grouping and manipulatives are used to meet the developmental needs of students.

  • Math in Focus program
  • Topics: Counting, Place Value, Number Sense, Word Problems, Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication, Division

Learn More about Math in Focus

Math in Focus is a Singapore Math ® curriculum that provides research-based pedagogy proven to develop students’ foundational math understanding.   It highlights problem solving as the center of mathematical learning.  Math in Focus addresses the following purposes: building conceptual understanding, developing critical-thinking skills, advancing problem-solving proficiency, and building positive attitudes.

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