Your first grader should know the following items. Please sit down with them and ask them to tell you what the items are. They are growing in knowledge so much. Notice any items they may not know and work with your child on this area.
They should know how to tie their own shoes. Your child should know how to write their first and last name with Upper and Lower case letters correctly. Please start working with them if they are writing their numbers backwards to start self correcting.
Sight words: I like to and are you do see the of with was for said this
no of with was she what not look at
made my is there a that on they me we has go when have he
Numbers: They should be able to recognize the written form
one ten two nine three eight four nine
five seven six
They should be able to write their numbers at least to 20 and recognize written out numbers 1 – 100 if you pointed to any number.
Days of the Week: They should be able to recognize the written form (mix them up when asking).
Sunday Wednesday Saturday
Months of the Year: They should be able to recognize the written form (mix them up when asking).
Colors: red blue orange
purple green yellow