Introduction to Waterford Early Learning
Waterford Early Learning is a technology-based early reading, math, and science program with integrated assessments and accompanying online and offline teacher resources. Waterford’s student-centered, personalized learning software adapts automatically to give each student a unique learning experience tailored to his or her own skill level and pace.
Waterford Early Learning is grounded in essential educational concepts to ensure students master the following core skills:
Waterford Early Learning: Reading
Waterford Early Learning: Reading is a comprehensive, adaptive reading curriculum designed to help each student become a successful reader. The program incorporates five essential reading strands:
- Phonological awareness
- Comprehension & vocabulary
- Language concepts
Waterford Early Learning: Math & Science
Waterford Early Learning: Math & Science provides comprehensive instruction for young learners in the major areas of beginning math:
- Number and operations
- Algebraic reasoning
- Data analysis
The integrated science curriculum emphasizes exploration and the scientific method while teaching earth, life, and physical science.
Click the links below for our Introduction to Waterford Early Learning video, available in English and Spanish. This will show your students how to use and get the most out of the program:
You can also use our Mouse and More video to teach kids basic computer skills they'll need to use Waterford Early Learning.