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Religion: Students in Pre-K use Our Sunday Visitor, Allelu and Kindergarten students use the Sadlier, We Believe student texts. Students in grades 1-5 use the Alive in Christ series by RCL-Benziger. Grades 6-8 use Finding God.  All students in grades K-8 use the RCL-Benziger, Family Life series

Language Arts: Students in Pre-K 3 use the Investigators' Club.  Students is Pre-K 4 use the Splash into Pre-K program by Houghtin Mifflin.  Kindergarten through 6th grade students use the Journeys reading series by Houghtin Mifflin. The program teaches children to write. Handwriting, spelling, and simple grammar and mechanics are seamlessly integrated into the reading instruction so children see from the beginning that they can read what they write and write what they read. 

Students in grades 7 and 8 use a literature anthology by Prentice-Hall plus the Collection reading series also by Houghtin Mifflin. At all grade levels, textbooks are supplemented by trade books. Loyola Press, Voyages in English are the grammar books used in grades 3-8. Zaner-Bloser handwriting is used in grades K through 5.  Sadlier Vocabulary Workshop books are used in grades 7 and 8. 

Mathematics: Houghton-Mifflin, Go Math mathematics is used in grades K-5.  McDougal-Littell Mathematics, Pre-Algebra, and Algebra texts are used in grades 6, 7, and 8. 

Social Studies: Grades 3, 4, and 5 study Communities, the state of Maryland, and United States History.  Pearson, Communities is used in Grade 3; Houghton-Mifflin, States and Regions is used in Grade 4; and Pearson, Building a Nation is used by the grade 5.  Grade 6 uses the Pearson texts, My World History: Foundations of Geography, Medieval Times, the Ancient World, and Asia & the Pacific. Grade 7 and 8 uses the eTechbook provided through Discovery Education. 

Science: Grades K-2 students receive classroom instruction in Science and Social Studies on specific topics through a variety of resources.  Grades 3, 4, and 5 use Pearson/Scott Foresman Science 2010 series. Grade 6 uses Prentice Hall, Earth Science.  Grades 7 and 8 use the Digital Techbook through Discovery Education, Life Science, and Physical Science.  All students in grades K-8 have access to a digital textbook through Discovery Education. 

Music:  All grades use McGraw Hill, Share the Music