First-Grade Learning Outcomes - First Grading Period

This document highlights the focus standards for each grading period. Teachers may choose to review previously taught standards as well.

Language Arts - Reading

Applies knowledge of how print is organized and read

Applies phonetic principles

Expands vocabulary through reading experiences

Demonstrates comprehension of fictional texts

Demonstrates comprehension of nonfiction texts

Uses simple reference materials

  • Use knowledge of alphabetical order by first letter

Language Arts - Writing

Writes for a variety of purposes

Uses correct capitalization, punctuation and spelling

Demonstrates growth in word study knowledge and applies it to writing


Number and number sense

Computation and estimation

Probability and statistics

Patterns, functions and algebra


Scientific investigation/reasoning/logic

Earth/space systems and cycles

Social Studies