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Course Catalog{66003ef6-954f-49ae-aa46-a24b5d56dc97}Course Catalog<p>Curious about the courses offered at Manahattan?  View the course catalog here.</p>
Health{66003ef6-954f-49ae-aa46-a24b5d56dc97}Health​BVSD's Health Education Program provides comprehensive, skill-based​​, age appropriate classroom instruction that addresses the physical, mental, emotional and social dimensions of health.​
Music{66003ef6-954f-49ae-aa46-a24b5d56dc97}Music<p>Our school music department works to bring understanding and appreciation of music to the entire community.</p>
English Language Development{66003ef6-954f-49ae-aa46-a24b5d56dc97}English Language DevelopmentCourses in English Language Development (ELD) provide training in general study techniques and specific language arts strategies  necessary for an understanding of core content areas. 
Physical Education{66003ef6-954f-49ae-aa46-a24b5d56dc97}Physical EducationMeet our Physical Education teachers and view our P.E. courses.



6th Grade{66003ef6-954f-49ae-aa46-a24b5d56dc97}6th Grade<p>Meet the 6th Grade Teachers and view our courses.</p>
7th Grade{66003ef6-954f-49ae-aa46-a24b5d56dc97}7th Grade<p>Meet the 7th Grade Teachers and view our courses.</p>
8th Grade{66003ef6-954f-49ae-aa46-a24b5d56dc97}8th Grade<p>Meet the 8th Grade Teachers and view our courses.</p>



Dual Language{66003ef6-954f-49ae-aa46-a24b5d56dc97}Dual Language<p>Manhattan offers a Middle School Dual Language Pathway in Spanish/English for any students who have been in an elementary Spanish/English dual language program. Our Dual Language Pathway is also open to students whose home language is Spanish and wish to enter into the Dual Language Pathway. Students in this program will take a paired English Language arts and Spanish Language Arts. Their social studies class will also be taught in Spanish for 6th and 7th grade. Students will take Science in Spanish in 8th Grade<br></p>
Library{66003ef6-954f-49ae-aa46-a24b5d56dc97}Library​Our mission is to provide equitable access for students and teachers to 21st Century Libraries.
Art{66003ef6-954f-49ae-aa46-a24b5d56dc97}ArtThe Visual Arts are art forms such as ceramics, drawing, painting, sculpture, printmaking, design, crafts, photography, video, filmmaking and architecture.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​<wbr />​​
Family and Consumer Science{66003ef6-954f-49ae-aa46-a24b5d56dc97}Family and Consumer Science
Language Arts{66003ef6-954f-49ae-aa46-a24b5d56dc97}Language Arts<p>In language arts classes, students will read complex texts and be challenged to support their claims orally and in writing with textual evidence.</p><p><span></span> </p>
Mathematics{66003ef6-954f-49ae-aa46-a24b5d56dc97}Mathematics<p>The overarching goal of math instruction in BVSD is to develop critical thinking skills and the courage to engage with complex and unfamiliar mathematical problem situations.​</p>
Resource{66003ef6-954f-49ae-aa46-a24b5d56dc97}Resource<p>Meet our Resource staff.</p>
Science{66003ef6-954f-49ae-aa46-a24b5d56dc97}Science<p><span style="color:#333333;font-family:verdana;font-size:13.3333px;line-height:normal;">Students learn science by doing science through our inquiry-based curriculum. They actively participate in a variety of data collection, analysis activities and laboratory experiments each week. Our partnership with CU’s graduate student fellows (GK-12) allows students to experience real science and interact with scientists who are practicing in various scientific fields. Our new state-of-the-art science labs make all this possible.</span>​</p>
Social Studies{66003ef6-954f-49ae-aa46-a24b5d56dc97}Social Studies<div><div>Meet our Social Studies teachers and view our courses.</div></div>
Special Education{66003ef6-954f-49ae-aa46-a24b5d56dc97}Special Education<p>Meet the Special Education staff and veiw our courses.</p>
Talented & Gifted{66003ef6-954f-49ae-aa46-a24b5d56dc97}Talented & Gifted<div><br></div>BVSD schools provide programming for Talented and Gifted (TAG) students based on their identified needs and in accordance with district <a href=""><font color="#73477d">identification</font></a> policy, which is based on a body of evidence.   
Technology{66003ef6-954f-49ae-aa46-a24b5d56dc97}Technology<p>Meet the Technology teachers and view our courses.</p>
World Languages{66003ef6-954f-49ae-aa46-a24b5d56dc97}World Languages<p>Meet our World Languages teachers and view our courses.</p>