1st Grade

What to Expect in the 1st Grade

  • Weekly Chapel
  • Special classes will be Music, Computer, Art, Spanish, PE
  • Weekly library visits

Bible

  • Bible Grade 1, ACSI/Purposeful Design Publications
  • Ten Commandments
  • Specific Bible facts
  • Books of the Bible – Old and New Testament
  • Fruits of the Spirit
  • Psalms 100:3
  • Genesis 1:1

Reading and Literature

  • Phonics and English 1, Bob Jones
  • Reading 1A-1F, Bob Jones
  • Reading A to Z
  • Pulling Together
  • Case of the Dognapped Cat

Language Arts

  • Spelling 1, Bob Jones
  • Write Source 1, Holt
  • Handwriting Grade 1, Bob Jones
  • Learning beginning rules of spelling
  • Classifying and writing simple sentences
  • Writing simple narratives
  • Writing original sentences in history & science
  • Learning to identify prefixes and suffixes
  • Learning ABC order

History

  • Heritage Studies 1, Bob Jones

Math

  • GO! MATH, Holt, Texas Edition
  • Math Fact Families

Science

  • Science 1, Bob Jones
  • Senses
  • Weather
  • Seasons
  • Health and Safety
  • Animals
  • Matter
  • Sound
  • The Sun, Moon, and Stars
  • Plants
  • Forces

Expected Field Trips

  • Children’s Museum
  • Dewberry Farms

Special Events

  • Holiday Musical
  • Junior Achievement
  • Field Day