Research and experience-based


It’s All in the Ingredients

Our Gourmet Learning curriculum:CHEF

Meets the full range of students’ needs:
Primary whole-class instruction
Supplemental support
Before-school and After-school programs
Summer School
Intervention or district-based SES (Title I)
Special Education
Dual Language/Bilingual/ELL
Gifted and Talented

Appetizers are short, daily warm-ups that, like any good appetizer, are intended to tantalize the students’ Reading and Math appetites.

Main Dishes are comprehensive, in-depth lessons that follow the Madeline Hunter Instructional Model, designed with Explicit Instruction,  reinforcing activities,collaborative learning, enrichments, reteaches and formative assessments to monitor students’ progress.  Reading and Math skills.

 Novel Dishes  include three instructional reading skills incorporated through the content of an award-winning novel following the components of our signature Appetizers, Main Dishes and Desserts.

 Doggie Bags  are multiple games and activities from the Main Dishes printed on cardstock, laminated with a commercial grade laminate, and stored in canvas bags for take-home parent involvement. Reading and Math.