A curriculum
with a purpose

Our Curriculum

Reading & Writing

Using Into Reading/Arriba La Lectura: Designed for biliteracy and dual language settings. Students will develop a love for reading through guided leveled, small groups; read-alouds, and independent reading.

• Using Writer’s Workshop: Our students will participate in guided writing, shared writing, letter writing, and story writing. 

Math

Using Math In Focus: the Singapore Approach, our students develop mathematical understanding in stages through real-world, hands on experiences.

Science

• Using Amplify Science: A curriculum that blends hands-on investigations, literacy-rich activities, and deep dive into scientific concepts that allow for rich discussion and analysis. 

Social Studies

• Community and culturally responsive- sustaining curriculum. At Dos Amigos, we commit to anti-racist education and practices. We work to acknowledge and celebrate differences, fight race based injustice and bias and strive to become changemakers in our community and beyond.

Social & Emotional Learning

• Using MindUp and Responsive Classroom: Our staff integrates daily SEL lessons that teach skills, attitudes and behaviors, such as critical thinking, managing emotions, working through conflicts, decision making, and teamwork.

Exploration

• Through STEAM, Creative Play, Movement, Art, Music, Wonder Center: While playing, our students may be organizing, constructing, exploring, investigating, creating, imagining and interacting with the world around them.