LaGrange School District 102
District 102 Curricular Resources Information
Listed below are some of core resources and materials used in District 102.

Illinois State Board of Education - Learning Standards

English Literature & Language Arts

K-6 – ELA Resources & Approaches


Resources Used:

·      Schoolwide Reading Fundamentals

·      Schoolwide Writing Fundamentals

·      Fountas & Pinnell Guided Reading Books (K-2)*

·      Various Teacher Created Materials & Supplementary Resources (Time for Kids, NewELA, TumbleBooks, MyON, etc.)

Instructional Approaches Used:

·      Reader’s & Writer’s Workshop – Literacy Instructional Approach

·      Orton-Gillingham – Phonological Instructional Approach* (K-1)(Gr. 2**)

·      Structured Word Inquiry – Orthographic Instructional Approach*


7-8 – ELA Resources & Approaches

Resources Used:

·      McDougal Littell Literature

·      Various Whole Group Novels (The Giver, The Pigman, To Kill a Mocking Bird, etc.)

Instructional Approaches Used:

·      Whole Class Novel/Literature Circles – Literacy Instructional Approach

·      Structured Word Inquiry – Orthographic Instructional Approach**


* - Indicates a new program, resource or approach for 2017-2018

** - Indicates a new program, resource or approach coming soon.

*** - Indicates program, resources or approach is under review


Mathematics

K-5 – Math Resources & Approaches


Resources Used:

·      Math Expression – Common Core

Instructional Approaches Used:

·      Developing Conceptual Understand, Procedural Literacy and Strategic Competence – Mathematical Instructional Approach


6-8 – Math Resources & Approaches

Resources Used:

·      Big Ideas Math*

Instructional Approaches Used:

·      Procedural Literacy, Hypothetical and Theoretical Thinking, Concrete and Abstract Reasoning – Mathematical Instructional Approach


* - Indicates a new program, resource or approach for 2017-2018

** - Indicates a new program, resource or approach coming soon.

Social Studies

K-6 – Social Studies Resources & Approaches

Resources Used:

·      Pearson: My World

Instructional Approaches Used:


* - Indicates a new program, resource or approach for 2017-2018

** - Indicates a new program, resource or approach coming soon.

*** - Indicates program, resources or approach is under review

Science

K-8 – Science Resources & Approaches


Resources Used:

·      Pearson: Interactive Science***

Instructional Approaches Used:

·      Discovery Approach***


* - Indicates a new program, resource or approach for 2017-2018

** - Indicates a new program, resource or approach coming soon.

*** - Indicates program, resources or approach is under review