1st Grade Teachers can use these two "check-ins" or quizzes to assess students understanding of the following two common core standards:
1.MD.4 Organize, represent, and interpret data with up to three categories; ask and answer questions about the
First Grade Teachers can use these activities in the classroom to help students develop a better understanding of how to make graphs and get different pieces of information from graphs.
Activity One: Favorite Ice Cream Flavor Graph
Students use this sheet to search through non-fiction books for various text features.
The following first grade common core standard is addressed by this activity:
1.RI.5 Know and use various text features (e.g., headings, table of contents,
Students can independently complete this activity using fiction and non-fiction books from the classroom library. For this activity, I created a bin of books that contained both fiction and non-fiction books and students would select a book from the
This is a "I have, Who has?" game that first grade students can play in small groups. This fun game directly addresses the following common core standard:
1.NBT.5 Given a two-digit number, mentally find 10 more or 10 less than the number,