Middle School

 

Middle School, grades 6, 7, and 8, provide the firm foundation for your child's academic development and future perspective. Students are challenged to explore their creative talents and expand on the fundamental educational skills learned in the previous formative years. The schooling offered at Innovation Tech Academy during this period provides the essential academic structure to foster creativity and learning, while establishing basic technological understanding and application, and the core values of the digital citizenship concepts.

Students are exposed to a plethora of computer programs and Internet applications such as Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Web development, Adobe Photoshop, iReady reading, Reading Plus, River Deep, Khan Academy, Reflex Math, Prodigy Math, Math Nation, Gizmos, MyOn, Science Builder and many others as determined by the grade and subject area teachers.

Middle School Curriculum

Students receive the core set of middle school courses that include English, Math, Science, Social Science, along with a set base of technology courses.

 

GRADES
6th
7th
8th
English  Literacy

Textbook:
Pearson myPerspectives
English Language Arts

McGraw Hill

  • Corrective Reading

  • Reasoning and Writing

  • Comprehension

  • Essential for Writing

  • High Performance Writing

  • Expressive Writing

  • Literature

 

Supplemental Technology Enhancement

Textbook:
Pearson myPerspectives
English Language Arts

McGraw Hill

  • Corrective Reading

  • Reasoning and Writing

  • Comprehension

  • Essential for Writing

  • High Performance Writing

  • Expressive Writing

  • Literature

 

Supplemental Technology Enhancement

Textbook:
Pearson myPerspectives
English Language Arts

McGraw Hill

  • Corrective Reading

  • Reasoning and Writing

  • Comprehension

  • Essential for Writing

  • High Performance Writing

  • Expressive Writing

  • Literature

 

Supplemental Technology Enhancement

Mathematics

Textbook:
McGraw Hill
Glencoe Math Course 1

  • Ratios and Proportional Relationships

  • The number System

  • Expressions and Equations

  • Geometry

  • Statistics and Probability

 

Supplemental Technology Enhancement:
ALEKS Software
LearnSmart
Prodigy
Additional Online Resources

Textbook:
McGraw Hill
Glencoe Math Course 2

  • Ratios and Proportional Relationships

  • The number System

  • Expressions and Equations

  • Geometry

  • Statistics and Probability

 

McGraw Hill  - Glencoe Math Accelerated

  • Rational Numbers and Exponents

  • Proportionality and Linear Relationships

  • Introduction to Sampling and Inference

  • Creating, Comparing, and Analyzing

  • Geometric Figures

Supplemental Technology Enhancement:
ALEKS Software
LearnSmart
Prodigy
Additional Online Resources

Textbook:
McGraw Hill
Glencoe Math Course 3

  • Ratios and Proportional Relationships

  • The number System

  • Expressions and Equations

  • Geometry

  • Statistics and Probability

 

McGraw Hill  - Glencoe Math Accelerated

  • Rational Numbers and Exponents

  • Proportionality and Linear Relationships

  • Introduction to Sampling and Inference

  • Creating, Comparing, and Analyzing

  • Geometric Figures

Supplemental Technology Enhancement:
ALEKS Software
LearnSmart
Prodigy
Additional Online Resources

Science

Textbook:
McGraw-Hill Education
iScience

  • iScience Course 1

  • Earth Science

  • Integrated iScience - Course 1

 

Supplemental Technology Enhancement:
LearnSmart
GIZMOS Digital Experiment software

Textbook:
McGraw-Hill Education
iScience

  • iScience Course 2

  • Life Science

  • Integrated iScience - Course 2

 

Supplemental Technology Enhancement:
LearnSmart
GIZMOS Digital Experiment software

Textbook:
McGraw-Hill Education
iScience

  • iScience Course 3

  • Physical Science

  • Integrated iScience - Course 3

 

Supplemental Technology Enhancement:
LearnSmart
GIZMOS Digital Experiment software

Social Science

Textbook:
Hill Education
United States History
Discovering Our Past

  • A History of the United States

  • A History of the World

  • Discovering World Geography

 

Supplemental Technology Enhancement:
LearnSmart
McGraw Networks

Textbook:
Hill Education
United States History
Discovering Our Past

  • A History of the United States

  • A History of the World

  • Discovering World Geography

 

Supplemental Technology Enhancement:
LearnSmart
McGraw Networks

Textbook:
Hill Education
United States History
Discovering Our Past

  • A History of the United States

  • A History of the World

  • Discovering World Geography

 

Supplemental Technology Enhancement:
LearnSmart
McGraw Networks

Visual Arts

Textbook:
Studio Space

  • Art

  • Music

  • Theater

 

Core Knowledge
Fine Art & Music

Supplemental Technology Enhancement

Textbook:
Studio Space

  • Art

  • Music

  • Theater

 

Core Knowledge
Fine Art & Music

Supplemental Technology Enhancement

Textbook:
Studio Space

  • Art

  • Music

  • Theater

 

Core Knowledge
Fine Art & Music

Supplemental Technology Enhancement

Computer Science

Textbook:
McGraw-Hill

  • Introduction to Technology

  • Technology Interactions

  • Pre-Engineering Essentials

 

Core Knowledge

Supplemental Technology Enhancement:
Web design/html/CSS basics

Textbook:
McGraw-Hill

  • Introduction to Technology

  • Technology Interactions

  • Pre-Engineering Essentials

 

Core Knowledge

Supplemental Technology Enhancement:
Information Technology

Textbook:
McGraw-Hill

  • Introduction to Technology

  • Technology Interactions

  • Pre-Engineering Essentials

 

Core Knowledge

Supplemental Technology Enhancement:
Ethical Computer Hacking

World Languages
Spanish

Textbook:
Asi se Dice!

  • Spanish Heritage Language Review Workbook for Grammar and Communication

  • Spanish for Heritage Language Learners

  • Spanish Legends Reading

 

Supplemental Technology Enhancement:
LearnSmart

Textbook:
Asi se Dice!

  • Spanish Heritage Language Review Workbook for Grammar and Communication

  • Spanish for Heritage Language Learners

  • Spanish Legends Reading

 

Supplemental Technology Enhancement:
LearnSmart

Textbook:
Asi se Dice!

  • Spanish Heritage Language Review Workbook for Grammar and Communication

  • Spanish for Heritage Language Learners

  • Spanish Legends Reading

 

Supplemental Technology Enhancement:
LearnSmart

Physical Education

Textbook:
Teen Health

Various Sports and
Activities

Supplemental Technology Enhancement:
Web Quest
Fitness Zone

Textbook:
Teen Health

Various Sports and
Activities

Supplemental Technology Enhancement:
Web Quest
Fitness Zone

Textbook:
Teen Health

Various Sports and
Activities

Supplemental Technology Enhancement:
Web Quest
Fitness Zone

 

 


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Contact Us

Innovation Tech Academy
A non-for-profit school for grades 6-8.
Coral Gables, FL 33134
P: (305) 527-1324
E: innovationtechacademy@gmail.com
School Hours:
9:05 a.m. - 3:15 p.m. / Wednesdays 9:05 a.m. - 1:50 p.m.
NON-DISCRIMINATION POLICY

Innovation Tech Academy Corporation admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin, gender, disability or sexual orientation to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin, gender, disability or sexual orientation in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.

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