Curriculum

At Immanuel we strive to find and use the best curriculum available for each subject matter, rather than use a one-size-fits-all curriculum.  Below is a listing of Immanuel Lutheran School's curriculum by subject matter.  If you are interested in the specifics for any of these courses, please contact the teacher for that grade or subject matter and you may examine the text books and materials. 

Our Faith

  • Preschool - 8th Grade:  The Holy Bible - New International Version
  • Preschool - 7th Grade:  Voyages, Concordia Publishing House
  • 8th Grade:  New Testament resources
  • Kindergarten - 8th Grade:  Weekly memory work 

Reading/Literature

  • K - 5th Grade:  Scott Foresman Reading Street
  • 6th - 8th Grade:  Prentice Hall

Spelling and Vocabulary

  • Preschool:  A variety of sources
  • K - 8th Grade:  Scott Foresman 

English 

  • Preschool:  A variety of sources
  • K - 5th Grade:  Scott Foresman
  • 6th - 8th Grade:  Prentice Hall

Phonics

  • Preschool:  A variety of sources
  • K - 3rd Grade:  Scott Foresman Reading Street

Handwriting

  • K - 5th:  Handwriting Without Tears

Mathematics

  • Preschool - 5th Grade:  Math in Focus...a Singapore Approach by Houghton Mifflin Publishers
  • 6th - 8th:  Placement into Course 1, Course 2, Pre-Algebra, Algebra, or Geometry by Prentice Hall Publishers

Science

  • K - 6th Grade:  Discovery Works - Concordia Publishlishing House/Silver Burdett Ginn
  • 7th - 8th Grade:  Prentice Hall

Health

  • 2nd - 8th Grade:  A Beka Christian Health Series
  • 6 - 8th Grade:  Learning about Sex Series (gender specific) - Concordia Publishing House

Social Studies

  • K - 5th Grade:  Scott Foresman
  • 6th Grade:  McDougal Littell World Geography
  • 7th Grade:  Scott Foresman World History and A Beka World History
  • 8th Grade:  McDougal Littell American History

Technology

  • K - 8th Grade:  A combination of appropriate computer use, basic computer skills, keyboarding, word processing, spreadsheets, presentations, movie creation, internet use, research, and project/problem based learning that is appropriate for each grade level.  Students use iPads, MacBook laptops, and desktop PCs. 

Spanish

  • K - 5th Grade:  TPRS Publishing
  • 6 - 8th Grade:  McDougal Littell

Music

  • K - 5th Grade:  MacMillan/McGraw Hill
  • 5th - 8th Grade:  Instrumental music elective

Library

  • Preschool - 8th Grade:  Weekly visits to the school library

Resources