Riggs Elementary Riggs Elementary Curriculum Overview


Kindergarten

English Language Arts (ELA) HMH Journeys
Math My Math
Science Harcourt Science
Social Studies Harcourt Social Studies
Physical Education Physical Education Curriculum includes: OPEN Phys Ed, Dynamic PE, Physical Best, Great Body Shop, and The First Tee
Music Silver Burdett "Making Music"
Art Art Masterpiece Program: A national art enrichment program that uses reproductions of fine works of art to promote art literacy in elementary age children.
Media Center Technology Classes (e.g. Keyboarding skills, MS Word & PowerPoint, coding)

1st Grade

English Language Arts (ELA) HMH Journeys
Math My Math
Science Harcourt Science
Social Studies Harcourt Social Studies
Physical Education Physical Education Curriculum includes: OPEN Phys Ed, Dynamic PE, Physical Best, Great Body Shop, and The First Tee
Music Silver Burdett "Making Music"
Art Art Masterpiece Program: A national art enrichment program that uses reproductions of fine works of art to promote art literacy in elementary age children.
Media Center Technology Classes (e.g. Keyboarding skills, MS Word & PowerPoint, coding)

2nd Grade

English Language Arts (ELA) HMH Journeys
Math My Math
Science Harcourt Science
Social Studies Harcourt Social Studies
Physical Education Physical Education Curriculum includes: OPEN Phys Ed, Dynamic PE, Physical Best, Great Body Shop, and The First Tee
Music Silver Burdett "Making Music"
Art Art Masterpiece Program: A national art enrichment program that uses reproductions of fine works of art to promote art literacy in elementary age children.
Media Center Technology Classes (e.g. Keyboarding skills, MS Word & PowerPoint, coding)

3rd Grade

English Language Arts (ELA) HMH Journeys
Math My Math
Science Harcourt Science
Social Studies Harcourt Social Studies
Physical Education Physical Education Curriculum includes: OPEN Phys Ed, Dynamic PE, Physical Best, Great Body Shop, and The First Tee
Music Silver Burdett "Making Music"
Art Art Masterpiece Program: A national art enrichment program that uses reproductions of fine works of art to promote art literacy in elementary age children.
Media Center Technology Classes (e.g. Keyboarding skills, MS Word & PowerPoint, coding)

4th Grade

English Language Arts (ELA) HMH Journeys
Math My Math
Science Harcourt Science
Social Studies Harcourt Social Studies
Physical Education Physical Education Curriculum includes: OPEN Phys Ed, Dynamic PE, Physical Best, Great Body Shop, and The First Tee
Music Silver Burdett "Making Music"
Art Art Masterpiece Program: A national art enrichment program that uses reproductions of fine works of art to promote art literacy in elementary age children.
Media Center Technology Classes (e.g. Keyboarding skills, MS Word & PowerPoint, coding)

5th Grade

English Language Arts (ELA) HMH Journeys
Math My Math, Glencoe Course 1
Science Harcourt Science
Social Studies Harcourt Social Studies
Physical Education Physical Education Curriculum includes: OPEN Phys Ed, Dynamic PE, Physical Best, Great Body Shop, and The First Tee
Music Silver Burdett "Making Music"
Art Art Masterpiece Program: A national art enrichment program that uses reproductions of fine works of art to promote art literacy in elementary age children.
Media Center Technology Classes (e.g. Keyboarding skills, MS Word & PowerPoint, coding)

6th Grade

English Language Arts (ELA) HMH Journeys
Math Glencoe Course 1 & 2
Science Harcourt Science
Social Studies Harcourt Social Studies
Physical Education Physical Education Curriculum includes: OPEN Phys Ed, Dynamic PE, Physical Best, Great Body Shop, and The First Tee
Music Silver Burdett "Making Music"
Art Art Masterpiece Program: A national art enrichment program that uses reproductions of fine works of art to promote art literacy in elementary age children.
Media Center Technology Classes (e.g. Keyboarding skills, MS Word & PowerPoint, coding)

Special Programs

  • 5th and 6th grade Band and Orchestra
  • Character Counts
  • Character Education
  • Junior Achievement
  • Kinder Academy
  • Priority Pre-School
  • PTO
  • Response to Intervention (RTI)
  • Site Council
  • Thinking Maps

Extra-Curricular Activities

  • 5th Grade Chorus
  • Battle of Books
  • Flag Corps
  • Grade Level Fieldtrips
  • Recycling/Environmental Awareness
  • Robotics/STEM Club
  • Running Club
  • Safety Patrol
  • Student Council
  • Tech Crew
  • Tutoring
  • Yearbook Club