Intermediate Curriculum
Peaks Island Curriculum - Intermediate Grades 3 - 5

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Literature circles, reading response journals, vocabulary development, reading for meaning, reading for information, reading for enjoyment, using a variety of reading strategies to read increasingly complex texts and develop fluency.


Teacher's College Writing Units
"Narrative Writing"
"Informational Writing"
"Persuasive Writing"


Vowel patterns, prefixes, suffixes, roots, stems, priority words must be spelled correctly.


K-5 Envision Math program


Integrated Studies - 3 Year Cycle

Year 1 -3
Work in Progress

The Peaks Island School is a multi-age elementary school with a rotating curriculum for both the Intermediate grades (3,4,5) and the Primary grades (K,1,2). This provides a spiraling approach to topics in each unit based on The Learning Results.