AIM Curriculum and Learning Needs

  • Learning is Achieved Through:

    • Interdisciplinary Program

    • Humanities based curriculum

    • STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math)

    • PBL: Process/Problem Based Learning

    • Strands of Group Interaction

    • Project Based Learning

    • Critical/Creative Exploration

    • Divergent Questioning Models

    • Genius Hour

    • Independent Research Projects

1st and 2nd Grades

  • First and second graders will be learning about Ancient China. The curriculum will challenge students to think critically and creatively. The learner makes connections between their own culture and cultures in ancient civilizations. Their STEM project-based learning activity will be "Where's the Beach?"  The students will discover what causes erosion and experiment with different materials to determine how to minimize rising water levels in our coastal lands.

3rd Grade

4th Grade

5th and 6th Grades

  • How much time do the students spend in AIM?

    Window may vary at each campus. Listed below are approximate times. Please check with each campus.

     

    Kindergarten:

    1 hour per week beginning in March

    1st-3rd Grade:

    2 to 2 1/2 hours per week

    4th-6th Grade:
    4+ hours a week