Teaching & Learning: Curriculum - English Language Arts Reading
Essential Standards - Grade 1
Benchmark: Students will be able to use comprehension strategies and skills to demonstrate a literal understanding by asking and answering questions about a text heard or read.
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Benchmark: Students will be able to read grade level text with appropriate phrasing, pacing, and expression.
Learn more about Fluency.
The below video demonstrates Grade 1 Beginning Fluency.
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The below video demonstrates Grade 1 Ending Fluency.
Benchmark: Students will be able to orally blend and segment words with up to five sounds including blends, digraphs, and glued sounds by tapping the words.
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Benchmark: Students will be able to read and spell words with two letter blends, digraphs, glued sounds, and suffixes (s, es, ed, ing) with closed and vowel-consonant-e syllable types.
Grade 1 Word List.
FUNdations Scope and Sequence.
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Benchmark: Students will be able to acquire and use new vocabulary in reading and responding to relevant grade level contexts.
Learn more about Vocabulary.