Online Elementary School Curriculum
Young minds require a solid foundation of knowledge to support future learning. In grades K–5, our free online elementary school program* helps young students learn the basics, acquire study skills, and develop a love of learning that will last a lifetime. Connections Academy’s online elementary school curriculum stresses the fundamentals. Connections AcademyⓇ online courses for elementary students allow them to focus on the core subjects: reading, writing, science, math, and social studies.
Elementary School Curriculum Development
Connections Academy’s curriculum brings together "best in class" materials from leading educational publishers and other content providers. We provide all the texts, lesson plans, and materials—everything you need for a high-quality learning experience at home.
Most online elementary school curriculum content for the younger grades is in print, supplemented with online content. As students advance through the online elementary curriculum, they still have the opportunity to learn through printed materials.
Online ElementaryThe Gifted and Talented Program
The Gifted and Talented program for elementary school students is available for students who qualify, beginning in third grade. When appropriate, advanced younger students may have the opportunity to enroll in these courses or work at a higher grade level.
Course Electives and Activities
Connections Academy-supported schools understand the importance of offering elementary course electives and activities to give young students a well-rounded educational experience. Electives cover a wide range of topics from learning a world language to mastering the skills of daily living to appreciating the arts. Our many activities and clubs also provide opportunities for students to learn by doing.