Elementary Curriculum K-5

Math   Mathematics

These are proven CCSS mathematics
resources that CUSD values. Start here
first before browsing the Internet! 

ELA    English Language Arts
ELA encompasses standards for reading, writing, speaking, and listening.  

  • CCSS for ELA and Literacy
  • CUSD Reading Level Targets and Correlations Chart
  • CUSD CCSS Reading Instruction 
  • Seminars in Critical Literacy



Currently, K-5 instruction is based on the California Standards for Science. In the future, all grades will transition to the adopted Next Generation Science Standards. 

Social StudiesSocial Studies

CA History Content Standards were adopted in 1998, however a new framework will be available in 2015, which is aligned to the CCSS for Literacy and encompasses goals for 21st century instruction.

  • CST for Science
  • Next Generation Science Standards 
 VAPA  Visual and Performing Arts (VAPA) PE  Physical Education/Health

K-5 STEAM Opportunities

(Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics)

Elementary Curriculum  Elementary Textbooks and Curriculum 

Opportunities for Advanced Learners
Texts with DigitalDigital Content Portal