First Grade English

General Information

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Virginia Department of Ed Standards and SOL-based Instructional Resources
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Starfall Lettter, number, word, direction and reading skills
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SOL Enhanced Specific activites by SOL created by DOE
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Into the Book Extensive guided reading resource
Worksheet Works Educational materials
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Readquarium Online reading activities for vocabulary, comprehension, phonics, and more
1st Grade Language Arts Skill Builders Language Arts Activities
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Reading Eggs Online reading games and activities




1.1 The student will continue to demonstrate growth in the use of oral language.
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1.2The student will expand understanding and use of word meanings.

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Frayer Model Template 1
Frayer Model Template 2
Google Draw Activity - Small group or whole group activity to explore vocabulary.
High Frequency Word List SPS 100 Word List
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What's in the Bag Listen to the clues and guess what is in the bag
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Learning Vocabulary Fun Games that will help build vocabulary skills

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1.3 The student will adapt or change oral language to fit the situation.

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1.4 The student will orally identify, produce, and manipulate various units of speech sounds within words.

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Word Sort Sort words by ending sound, vowel sound, prefix, suffix, blend.....
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Vowels and Consonants Board Use letter tiles to spell words and then write sentences.
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Word Families Sort the words into word families
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Read and Sound It Out Answer each question and sound the answer
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Rhyming Words Find the words that rhyme
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Reading Song Practice consonant and vowel souds with the reading song
Starfall ABCs and Learn to read

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1.5 The student will apply knowledge of how print is organized and read.

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Sight Word Lists, Cards and Practice Links on page for leveled lists
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Sight Word Review PowerPoint to review sight words - words are read to students

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1.6 The student will apply phonetic principles to read and spell.

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Boggle Template Add letters to the Boggle grid and assign to students. Students create as many words as they can.
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Word Study Template Select a word, identify synonyms, identify antonyms, use it in a sentence and add pictures.
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Word Study Picture Sort Template Select word features and add pictures to match those features.
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Word Study Word Feature Sort Template Select word features and add words to match those features.
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Fundations Letter Cards and Board Drag letters to the board to create words.
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Dolch Words Mrs. Perkins has word lists, activities, puzzles and forms for increasing Dolch sight word recognition
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Construct a Word Make words by adding beginning sounds to word family endings
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Jan Brett's Compound Words Make compound words, then read Berlioz the Bear and find the compound words.
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Short "a" Words
AB, ACK, AD, AG, AM, AND, AN, AP, AT
Interactive activity where students type the word that they see
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Long "a" Words
AE, AI, AY
Interactive activity where students type the word that they see
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Short "e" Words
ECK, ED, EN, ENT, ET
Interactive activity where students type the word that they see
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Short "i" Words
ICK, IG, IN, IP, IT
Interactive activity where students type the word that they see
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Short "o" Words
OB, OCK, OG, OP, OT
Interactive activity where students type the word that they see
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UT & UN, UG Interactive activity where students type the word that they see
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Diagraphs
CH, SH, TH, WH
Interactive activity where students type the word that they see
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Number Words Interactive activity where students type the word that they see
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Word Family Sort Choose a short vowel and sort words by their word family
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Picture Match Match the picture with its beginning sound, short vowel sound or long vowel sound
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Compound Words: Walk the Plank Multiple choice quiz
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Compound Words Click on the word to make a compound word

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1.7 The student will use semantic clues and syntax to expand vocabulary when reading.

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1.8 The student will expand vocabulary.

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Cloze Reading Template Teachers add text and words on the cards. Students read, use comprehension skills and decode words to place each in the text correctly.
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Concept Definition Template Students identify a term, similary terms, description and add pictures to develop meaning.

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1.9 The student will read and demonstrate comprehension of a variety of fictional texts.

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Carol Hurst's Children's Literature Include discussion topics, activities, related books and links to other subjects and resources
Main Idea and Details Google Draw Template - Main Idea and Details
Main Idea Umbrella Google Draw Template - Main Idea Umbrella Template

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1.10 The student will read and demonstrate comprehension of a variety of nonfiction texts.

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Main Idea and Details Google Draw Template - Main Idea and Details
Main Idea Umbrella Google Draw Template - Main Idea Umbrella Template

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1.11 The student will use simple reference materials.

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Word
ABC Order Template Move the word to its correct place in ABC order
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Alphabetizing Pick the word that comes first in alphabetical order
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Magnet ABC Order Put the magnets of the refrigerator in alphabetical order

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1.12 The student will print legibly.

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Handwriting Paper
Handwriting Paper - Words Their Way
Handwriting paper template
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Acrostic Poem Write an acrostic poem
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Story Starters Create stories and share with others

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1.13 The student will write to communicate ideas for a variety of purposes.

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1.14 The student will use available technology for reading and writing.

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Review

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PowerPoint
First Grade Reading Quiz Review activity

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Google Draw

Google Form

Google Sheet

Google Slides

Hot Potatoes


MS Excel
MS PowerPoint
MS Publisher
MS Word
PDF
Research Activity
Video

Webquest

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