Grade 1 ELA

  • spelling/ phonics- 
    • letter sounds- short and long vowels 
    • letter patterns- wh, sh, ph, kn, wr, ch ....
    •  letter blends- bl, cl , sl, pl, fl ...
    vocabulary-
    • words related to our reading series( Journeys)
    comprehension-
    • sequence of events from weekly stories
    • main ideas and details
    • compare and contrast skills
    • retell of key ideas
    • story elements( characters, settings, problem, events, solutions)

    fluency- 
    • periodically students will be asked to read nonsense words in one minute
    • periodically students will be asked to read a passage in one minute