Are you looking to learn more about the District’s new math curriculum and our Eureka Math resource? There is a new website, click here,dedicated to providing math information for D205 parents. A number of linked resources, including the critical areas at each grade level, unit titles, videos and guides are posted.
As always, questions regarding your child's curriculum or experience should first be directed to your child's teacher.
This is an excellent resources for parents to learn about the math curriculum from Kindergarten through College Algebra.
The information is divided by the following:
By grade tab (Kindergarten through 8th grade, geometry, pre algebra, advanced algebra and trigonometry, and college algebra
Lists grade level specific critical areas of focus
Lists the different modules by grade
Provides parent resources to help your child with math
Beginning in Grade 3, REACH Mathematics is an accelerated program in which standards are compacted, resulting in students covering more content than is typically covered in a school year. This leads to students completing curriculum ahead of grade-level standards.
Special note, this is generally the schedule. Please see the D205 website for the most up-to-date information. In addition, this is not necessarily a future predictor. It is provided simply as a reference and guide for what may take place in future years. Updates to the table below will occur when/if they happen.
NEW – Updated 2/26/2020
All 2nd - 8th grade students complete the NWEA MAP assessment
All 2nd and 5th grade students complete the CogAT assessment
Families of students identified for REACH receive notification
Application for Appeal submission deadline
Appeal results shared
Summer Bridge Math
Screening for students who are new to District 205
In District 205, students are identified for gifted services based on a combination of assessments such as MAP performance, ability assessments, and teacher observations. For a detailed overview of identification and placement of students visit the District 205 REACH website.
REACH curriculum focuses on English and Math studies. REACH English focuses on either enrichment, extension of skills or above grade level studies. Math is focused on above grade level studies. For more details on the REACH curriculum, visit the District 205 REACH website.