We use the following curricula for the each subject. Note, these product pages are for your information only. Please do not purchase anything.
Math: Eureka Math
Writing: Lucy Calkins
Social Studies: USA Studies Weekly
Reading: We dive deeply into the following core novels:
The Whipping Boy by Sid Fleischman
Sign of the Beaver by Elizabeth George Spear
My Brother Sam is Dead by James Lincoln Collier and Christopher Collier
Tuck Everlasting by Natalie Babbitt
Homework will be assigned nightly (except Fridays). Students should expect to read for thirty minutes per night, complete math homework related to the day's lesson (except for the days before and of an assessment), frequently complete science homework, and complete social studies homework related to Studies Weekly. Longterm projects will also be assigned throughout the year.
I use Class Dojo as a positive behavior management system for my students and a way to communicate with parents. It's a fun way for students to earn points for good behavior. There is also an app you can download for Android and iOS. For more information, click here.
Foothill Elementary School's phone number is 408-867-4036 and the address is 13919 Lynde Ave, Saratoga, CA 95070. To report an absence, please call the school then press 2. For further information about Foothill Elementary School, please click here.
For the Saratoga Union School District 2019 - 2020 academic school year calendar, please click here.
The Saratoga Union School District's phone number is 408-867-3424 and the address is 20460 Forrest Hills Dr. Saratoga, CA 95070. For further information about the Saratoga Union School District, please click here.
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