Willington, Connecticut Tutoring Programs
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Willington District and Curriculum
Willington Public Schools provides local students with a comprehensive, rigorous, and 21st century learning experience. Using the Connecticut Common Core State Standards, students in the Willington Public Schools are assessed through the Connecticut Smarter Balanced Assessment in Grade 3 through 8. In addition, students are assessed using the CMT/CAPT Science in grades 5, 8, and 10. These are designed to help show strengths and weaknesses and are used by teachers to plan their instructional goals.
We currently cover the following Willington-area school district: Willington Public Schools.
Educating Our Parents: Understanding the Willington District Curriculum
Using the Common Core Standards Initiative as the framework, Willington Public Schools offers a well-rounded education for its students. Elementary students are taught in subject areas that include mathematics, language arts, science, social studies, physical education, music, and art. The schools are are diligent about incorporating computers and mobile learning technology in instruction.
In science, students account for how biological diversity is the result of evolution. Technology courses help kids become proficient in the use of computers and computer programs in the context of next generation career areas. Students also acquire an understanding of natural processes, such as natural selection and evolution. A study of basic scientific laws is also undertaken, including a discussion of Newton’s laws of motion and how they predict the behavior of objects. Students learn to observe phenomena, collect data, and interpret that data to increase their understanding of scientific events and procedures as well.
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Keeping Informed: Recent Willington Educational News
- Annual High School Yearbook Sale - Yearbooks are on sale!! Don’t miss out on your chance to order a yearbook. Early bird discounts are available and it’s a great time to reserve a copy of this great memento.
- Schools Take on Positive Behavior Support Program - Principal Sullivan of Hall Memorial School has welcomed back students and is looking forward to another great year! The school has initiated a PBS (Positive Behavior Support) program. Focusing on five core values will be the focus for the school year!
- Center Elementary Safety Patrol - Safety Patrol is hard at work at Center Elementary. Monitoring arrival and dismissal, the Safety Patrol is making sure that Center Elementary remains a safe and secures school where students are able to enjoy learning.
Willington Tutors Can Help Your Student Succeed
SchoolTutoring Academy works with young learners and students, all the way up through high school. We offer Pre-K and Kindergarten Tutoring as well as Elementary School Tutoring to build a strong learning foundation early on. We also offer comprehensive tutoring across all school subjects.
Chalk Talk: Best Apps for 1st Grade Students
There is an app for everything these days and education have no shortage of apps for content and learning. Here are a few cool apps especially for first grade students that may enhance their educational experience. BrainPOP Jr. Movie of the week offers a free movie each week and also includes activities and quizzes. iDiary for Kids is a great app that assists students to start daily journaling and improve their writing and drawing skills. Todo Math is a free math that works on basic math skills and reinforces number skills, counting, and number tracing. Also, an aspect of the curriculum focuses on technology and requires that students have familiarity with computers and software, and how to use them. Check out these fun apps to help your first grade students excel to new heights!