First Grade Syllabus:
||On a Blue Hill,
A Flint Holds Fire, Open Court
The Drinking Gourd, Monjo
A Lion to Guard Us, Bulla
A Toad for Tuesday, Erickson
And Then What Happened, Paul Revere?, Fritz
Little House in the Big Woods, Wilder
||Baker Academy Method
Continuing instruction and practice in manuscript style
||Phonics (C), Modern
||Spelling skills and rules
from Professor Klugimkoph's Spelling Method.
Selected vocabulary from assigned reading.
||Language for Daily
Use (2), Harcourt Brace
Skills, Book 1, Critical Thinking Books
||From Sea to Sea, Open
Age-appropriate stories and images of our country. Foundation for
upcoming history and geography.
50 state, continents and topographical concepts. Strong focus on the
geography of Oklahoma.
||Math (2), Saxon
Review of previous arithmetic skills, reading and writing numbers,
even and odd, ordinal position, adding and subtracting with two
digit numbers, measurement, counting money, reading temperature,
fractions and mixed numbers, simple multiplication, bar graphs,
time, perimeter, geometric shapes and word problems.
||HBJ Science (3), Harcourt
Plant and animal habitats, special needs, states of matter and
physical change, forces, work, simple machines, forms and uses of
water, the water cycle, formation and changes of rocks.
Mastery of Arts
|Various ball handling
skills, games, and coordination exercises.
President's Challenge Physical Fitness Program
Merriam Webster's Elementary Dictionary