First Grade

Mrs. Scott, Miss. Migliazza
and Mrs. Donde

We have an exciting year planned in first grade! 


Operations and Algebraic Thinking:

  • Addition and Subtraction Concepts, Strategies and Relationships

    Number and Operations in Base Ten

  • Count, Model, and Compare Numbers
  • Two-Digit Addition and Subtraction

    Measurement and Data

  • Measurement, Time, and Representing Data


  • Two and Three Dimensional Geometry and Fractions


This can be used for additional support and activities.

Reading: Units of Study    

Unit 1: Building Good Reading Habits
Unit 2: Word Detectives Use All They Know to Solve Words
Unit 3: Learning About the World: Reading Nonfiction
Unit 4: Readers Get to Know Characters by Performing Their Books
Unit 5: Readers Have Big Jobs to Do: Fluency, Phonics, and Comprehension
Unit 6: Meeting Characters and Learning Lessons: A Study of Story Elements Unit 7: Reading Nonfiction Cover to Cover: Nonfiction Book Clubs

Students will have access to Raz-Kids, which is an additional reading resource.

WRITING: Units of Study 

Unit 1: Small Moments: Writing with Focus, Detail, and Dialogue
Unit 2: Writing How-To Books 
Unit 3: Nonfiction Chapter Books
Unit 4: Writing Reviews
Unit 5: Poetry and Songs
Unit 6: From Scenes to Series: Writing Fiction
Unit 7: Writing Like Scientists


Unit 1: Engineering Design

Unit 2: Waves: Light and Sound

Unit 3: Space Systems: Patterns and Cycles

Unit 4: Plants and Animals


                   Social Studies:


Unit 1: People Everywhere 
Unit 2: Where We Live 
Unit 3: World of Work
Unit 4: Everything Changes
Unit 5: Good Citizens


New School Year Supply List: First Grade

- Pencil Pouch (10X7)

-1 pack of post its            

-3 folders

-2 Composition Books ( Grade 2 Ruling ¾ inch)

-2 black fine tip Expo Markers

- manageable headphones (in a large ziplock bag labeled with name)

-Please no pencils, glue, erasers, pens, or pencil sharpeners. These will be provided to the students.


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