First Grade Curriculum


Language Arts
1) Leveled reading groups
2) Leveled word study groups
3) Units of study for writing (study of craft and mechanics)
4) Basic dictionary skills
5) Word patterns
6) Word families
7) Handwriting
8) Read Alouds
9) Poems
10) Non-fiction studies


Science
1) Seasons
2) Water cycle
3) Oceans
4) Forces:  pushes and pulls
5) Friction


Social Studies
1) Communities
2) American holidays
3) Holidays around the world
4) Cultural traditions and celebrations


Math
1) Addition and subtraction
2) Graphing and basic data analysis
3) Making numbers
4) Word problems
5) Fact families
6) Function machines
7) Fractions
8) Place value
9) Number relationships
10) Problem solving
11) Geometry:  2-D and 3-D shapes
12) Time to 5 minute intervals
13) Coin recognition and counting coins up to $1