Quarter 1 Curriculum

MSL

Students should be able to recognize, write, and know letter sounds of:

Tt, Aa, Bb, Ll, Ff, Hh, Pp, Ss, Uu, Mm, Rr, Cc, Gg 

 

Reading

Unit 1 Week 1:

This week our class will be focusing on ways in which friends get along with each other. Children will be reading stories about how friends share, take turns, and resolve conflicts, or problems, with one another.

 

Unit 1 Week 2:

This week our class will be reading stories about baby animals and their families. Your child will also discover ways in which baby animals move, such as hopping, running, galloping, and crawling.

 

Unit 1 Week 3:

This week our class will be focusing on ways in which we use our five senses to hear, taste, touch, see, and smell. Children will read about how they can explore the world around them by using their senses.

 

Unit 2 Week 1:

This week our class will be focusing on the tools people use every day to help them work, play, cook, and do their chores. Children will also be reading about tools such as utensils to eat, a calculator to add, and a shovel to dig holes.

 

Unit 2 Week 2:

This week our class will be focusing on the shapes they see in nature and in our neighborhood. Children will also be reading about the shapes they see around them.

 

Unit 2 Week 3: 

This week our class will focus on different kinds of bugs and how they move. Children will also be reading about a variety of bugs they see in nature, including bees, ants, and butterflies.

 

Writing

Handwriting of letters Tt, Aa, Bb, Ll, Ff, Hh, Pp, Ss

Writing a complete sentence

Journal and Opinion writing  

Grammar: Nouns

 

Math

Counting and Cardinality

  • know numbers and the count sequence
  • count to tell the number of objects

 

Measurement and Data

  • classify objects and count the number of objects in each category

 

Geometry

  • identify and describe shapes