OWL Curriculum

Portland Public Schools uses the OWL (Opening the World of Learning) curriculum in each of its pre-k classrooms. OWL is a comprehensive curriculum that covers all domains of learning for the young child. The curriculum's primary focus is on building language and literacy skills through engaging activities across all content areas. There are six units of study in OWL: Family, Friends, Wind and Water, World of Color, Shadows and Refections, and Things that Grow. 


Unit 1 Family Newsletter (Family) - unit 1- family.pdf
Unit 2 Family Newsletter (Friends) - Unit 2- Friends.pdf
Unit 3 Family Newsletter (Wind & Water) - Unit 3-wind and water-2010.pdf
Unit 4 Family Newsletter (World of Color) - unit 4- world of color 2010.pdf
Unit 5 Family Newsletter (Shadows & Reflections) - unit 5- shadows and reflections 2010.pdf
Unit 6 Family Newsletter (Things that Grow) - unit 6- things that grow 2010.pdf