This is a check-off for the common core standards using "I can" statements. By using "I can" statements, student know exactly what they need to be able to do by the end of the given time. Student can also use it as a personal assessment. A teacher could use it as an assessment document to see what his or her students can do. It can also be used as a guide when developing lesson plans. Use it however you want. All the first grade literacy and math common core standards are listed.