Candlebrook Elementary School

Inspiring Excellence

WELCOME TO FIRST GRADE

 
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PROGRAM OVERVIEW

MORNING ROUTINE

Attendance and Lunch Count
Calendar - Days and Months
Weather
 
           NEW LANGUAGE ARTS PROGRAM
           Designed for new state standards
           McGraw-Hill Reading Series
 D.E.A.R. (Drop Everything And Read)
 Listening to Literature
 Scholastic News
 
PHONICS
Fundations Spelling
Handwriting
Write in phonics copybook
Practice reading sight words at school and at home

WRITING
Journal Writing
Class and individual story writing
Wonders Writing 
 

SOCIAL SKILLS
           Community of Caring School Program
           Positive Action School Program
 Listening
 Following Directions
 Asking for Help
 Ignoring Distractions
 How to respond to Teasing
 Others as needed
 
MATHEMATICS
Everday Mathematics: 10 Units
 
SOCIAL STUDIES with Wonders
Needs and Wants
Safety
Family and Neighborhoods
Native American/1st Thanksgiving
Symbols of our Country
Holidays
Maps & Globes/Geography
Multi-Cultural Unit: Mexico/Latin America
 
          HARCOURT SCIENCE with Wonders
Unit A - Plants & Animals All Around
Unit B - Living Together
Unit C- About Our Earth
Unit D - Weather, Seasons & the Sky
Unit E - Investigating Matter
Unit F - Energy In Our World
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