Welcome to Mrs.Arulraj's teacher page!

    My name is Kavitha Arulraj. I am the 6th grade homeroom teacher and the math and science teacher for grades 6,7 and 8. This is my first year teaching at Saint Joseph school and I am very excited to be a part of this loving community.
    Math Curriculum
    All grades follow the Massachusetts Frameworks for Mathematics.
    Grade 6 : Number properties amd Decimals, Expressions and Equations, Number Theory, Fraction Operations, Ratios and            Percents, Integers and Rational Numbers, The Coordinate Plane, Geometry and Measurement, Data and Graphs.
    Grade 7 : Algebraic Expressions and Integers, Solving Equations and Inequalities, Decimals and Equations, Factors, Fractions and Exponents, Ratio,proportion and Percents, Linear Functions and Graphing, Area and Volume, Data Analysis and Probability.
    Grade 8 : Variables, Fuction Patterns, Graphs, Rational Numbers, Solving Equations and Inequalities, Linear equations, Exponential Functions, Polynomials, Quadratic Equations and Functions, Radical Expessions and Equations.
    Science Curriculum 
    Grades 6,7 and 8 will be working on Physical Science this year. The topics include :
    Forces and Energy
    Sound and Light
    Homework and Assignments
    All homework assignments, projects and announcements on tests/quizzes/due dates will be posted on the respective Google Classrooms for the particular grade.
    Extra Help
    My extra help day would be Thursdays until 2:45 PM. But I am always available to help if a child needs it. 
    If you have any questions, feel free to email me at: karulraj@stjosephschoolwakefield.org.