First Grade

Welcome to 1st Grade!
We are excited to start a new school year with you. 
Click on your teacher's website for more details about your class.


ELA
 
Our ELA/ELD Reading and Writing curriculum is by Benchmark Universe.  It includes both fiction and non-fiction units that cover a variety of topics in Science and Social Studies.  Our Foundational Skills and Word Work skills are woven into the curriculum and readers as well.  We will also be using the iReady Reading diagnostics online program.

Math
  
Our Math curriculum is by Ready Math.  The online program is called iReady and has both diagnostic, self-paced lessons as well as teacher assigned lessons.

Science
  
Our Science curriculum is by Mystery Science.  We will be focused on our standards: Plants & Animals, Patterns in Outer Space, and Light & Sound.  There are also lots of other Mystery Science lessons based on curiosity and engaging questions.

Social Studies
  
 Our Social Studies topics in 1st grade focus on Community & Citizenship, USA: Past, Present, Future, and Goods & Services.  They are nicely woven into the Benchmark units.