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First Grade Math

Addition and Subtraction Computation and Fluency

Different Ways to Make 10 with Cubes

Make 10 to Add with Snap Cubes

Different Ways to Make 10 with Ten-Frames

Make 10 to Add with Ten-Frames

Use Doubles to Add

Use Doubles to Add with Ten-Frames

Use Doubles & Doubles Plus One to Add

Use Doubles Plus One to Add

Make 10 to Subtract

Make 10 to Subtract Word Problems

Use Take From 10 To Subtract

Use Take From 10 To Subtract Word Problems

Doubles Subtraction Color by Number

Find Doubles on a Rekenrek

Connecting Addition and Subtraction

Write Addition and Subtraction Word Problems

10 More, 10 Less Part 1

10 More, 10 Less Part 2

Adding 2-Digit and 1-Digit Numbers

Adding 2-Digit and 1-Digit Numbers Word Problems

Model Addition with Ten-Frames

Solve Addition Word Problems with Ten-Frames

Use the Over Double with Rekenreks

Use the Over Double with Ten- and Twenty-Frames

Use Doubles for 3 Addends Part 1

Use Doubles for 3 Addends Part 2

Get to 10 with Missing Addend with Number Paths

Get to 10 with Missing Addend with Ten-Frames

Use 10 and Adjust to Add with Number Lines

Use 10 and Adjust to Add with Ten-Frames

Use 10 and Adjust to Add Word Problems Part 1

Use 10 and Adjust to Add Word Problems Part 2

Use 10 and Adjust to Subtract with Number Lines

Use 10 and Adjust to Subtract Word Problems

Use Known Facts to Add with Ten-Frames Part 1

Use Known Facts to Add with Ten-Frames Part 2

Counting Back

Counting On

Subtract Multiples of 10

Use Addition with Subtraction

 

Equality

Place Value

 
 

First Grade Literacy

Phonemic Awareness and Phonics

Identify Beginning Sounds

Write Beginning Sounds

Identify Ending Sounds

Write Beginning & Ending Sounds

Write and Identify Ending Sounds

Write Ending Sounds

Sort Long and Short Vowel Sounds

Write Long and Short Vowel Words Part 1

Identify Long and Short Vowel Sounds Part 1

Write Long and Short Vowel Words Part 2

Sort Word Families (short a)

Write Word Families (short a)

Sort Word Families (short e)

Write Word Families (short e)

Sort Word Families (short i)

Write Word Families (short i)

Sort Word Families (short o)

Write Word Families (short o)

Sort Word Families (short u)

Write Word Families (short u)

Write Beginning, Middle, End Sounds

Write Short Vowel Words

Match Consonant Beginning Blends

Write Consonant Beginning Blends

Match Consonant Ending Blends

Write Consonant Ending Blends

Build Words with Beginning Blends

Build Words with Ending Blends

Identify Beginning Digraphs

Write Words with Beginning Digraphs

Identify Ending Digraphs

Write Words with Ending Digraphs

Identify Words with Digraphs

Write Words with Digraphs

Identify Long and Short Vowel Sounds Part 2

Identify Long and Short Vowel Sounds Part 3

Build Words with Silent e Part 1

Identify Missing Vowels (Including Silent e) Part 1

Build Words with Silent e Part 2

Identify Missing Vowels (Including Silent e) Part 2

Sort Word Families (Long Vowel Teams ee, ai, ay)

Spell Words with Long Vowels Part 1

Sort Word Families (Long Vowel Temas ue, ie, oa)

Spell Words with Long Vowels Part 2

Identify Missing Vowels (Long Vowel a)

Long Vowel Word Families (a)

Sort Long Vowel Word Families (e)

Write Words with Long Vowel e

Sort Long Vowel Word Families (i)

Write Words with Long Vowel i

Sort Long Vowel Word Families (o, u)

Write Words with Long Vowels o and u

Identify 1- and 2-Syllable Words

Introduce Syllables

Sort 1- and 2-Syllable Words

Write 2-Syllable Words

Reading Comprehension

Answer Questions Literature (Who, What)

Write for Comprehension (Who, What)

Answer Questions Literature (Who, What, When, Where)

Write for Comprehension (Who, What, When, Where)

Retell a Story

Write and Retell a Story

Retell a Story with a Central Lesson

Write and Retell a Story with a Central Lesson

Describe a Character

Write a Story with Character Elements

Describe Setting

Write a Story with Setting Elements

Identify Events

Write a Story with Events (Beginning, Middle, End)

Identify Character, Stetting, Events

Write a Story with Character, Setting, Events

Understand Literature with Illustrations: Violet's Snow Day

Write a Story with Text and Illustrations (Events)

Understand Literature with Illustrations: Erin's Garden

Write a Story with Text and Illustrations (Character, Setting, Events)

Compare Characters Literature

Point of View

Write a Story Using Point of View

Answer Questions Informational Text: Cherry Trees

Answer Questions Informational Text: Shadows

Answer Questions Informational Text: Bears

Answer Questions Informational Text: Wright Brothers

Identify Main Topic and Key Details: Types of Transportation

Introduce Main Topic and Key Details

Identify Main Topic and Key Details: Frogs

Match the Main Topic with Key Details

Text Features

Use a Table

Use a Glossary

Use a Table of Contents

Connect Pieces of Information: Water and Eggs

Write for Comprehension: Connect Flowers and Sunshine

Connect Pieces of Information: Hens and Eggs

Connect Illustrations to Informational Text

Draw Illustrations for Informational Texts

Understand Informational Text with Illustrations: The United States

Write Text for Illustrations

 
 

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