• Curriculum Overview

    The Knox County Schools Reading and English/Language Arts implements a comprehensive, research-based approach to literacy instruction. Our local curriculum is collaboratively developed by teachers for teachers and is aligned with the Tennessee State Standards for English Language Arts.
    • Kindergarten Local Curriculum Year-at-a-Glance

      This document provides parents with an overview of the teacher-developed local curriculum for Kindergarten Grade ELA.
    • Kindergarten ELA TN State Standards

      This document has all of the TN State Standards one page for easy reference.  The curriculum spirals through the standards at least four times throughout the school year, increasing the complexity of the text and moving to student independence.  Pacing is based on student mastery of the grade level standards.