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E. D. Hirsch Jr’s. Core Knowledge Curriculum

The Core Knowledge Sequence for grades K-8 is a guide to the curriculum’s significant content. Unlike most curriculum guides, which list goals, skills, and general learning outcomes, the Core Knowledge sequence lists specific content to be learned by grade level. The curriculum identifies four aspects or attributes of a common core of knowledge, that it is:

shared, solid, sequenced, and specific.