Charlotte Choice Charter School sets an atmosphere for rigorous and innovative learning for ALL of our SCHOLARS. We are committed to EXCELLENCE and making a DIFFERENCE- One child at a time.
Our authentic curriculum focus, throughout our K-8 program, specifically addresses the needs of our scholars as they matriculate through our institution of learning. Our Instructional Facilitators are equipped with the necessary tools to ensure that learning is occurring throughout all grade spans. As the North Carolina Common Core State Standards as our road map, we are able to manipulate and extrapolate the curriculum to meet the needs of our scholars- physically, emotionally, socially and academically- thus promoting a sense of self-worth and responsible citizenship.
Reading Strategies K-1st grade- to be used during whole groups and small groups.
12 Powerful Words
Reading Strategies: to be used for whole group and small group reading and to be posted on walls
F.R.E.D. reading logs every night for K-1st grade
2nd -8th- Reading response logs
Small group reading for ALL grades which is S.C.H.O.L.A.R. S. Time
Make signs and ensure students know what it is and what takes place during this time.
30 Minutes or reading must be included in all homeroom classes for students daily. Writing instruction must be integrated throughout every subject area daily.
C.U.B.E.S- is the school-wide Math Strategy to be taught to students and used to solve Word Problems.
Excel Math-Every day for grades 2nd-6th grade
Every day implement Math Workshops-small teacher math groups
Weekly hands-on Science Activities-not just in the STEM room for students.
Classroom STEM PBL assignments
English language arts
P.U.S.H. Flexible Grouping
Lucy Calkin Writing (Writing Across the Curriculum)