1st Grade Curriculum

Reading

Your child will have:

  • Daily exposure to literature to increase the enjoyment understanding, and fluency of the written word.  
  • Daily writing experiences including journals and literature responses.
  • Balanced literacy approach with basal, guided reading, and phonics.
  • Daily "Read at Home" program

Math

Goals of 1st Grade:

  • Understanding and applying the concepts of addition and subtraction.
  • Use strategies to solve story problems
  • Quick recall of number facts
  • Sort and classify by attributes
  • Recognize and extend patterns
  • Understand basic concepts of time, money, measurement, and graphing
  • Ability to count to 100 by 1's, 5's and 10's

Science

  • Pebbles, Sand and Silt
  • Balls and Ramps

Social Studies

Family Interdependence:

  • Family Rules
  • Family Diversity
  • Family Geography
  • Family Economics
  • Family Tradition