Wild Math First Grade Curriculum Guide Is Now Available!
The Wild Math First Grade Curriculum Guide is now available in the shop! This is really the best one yet! It is a whopping 58 pages long! It also features my favorite picture book recommendations for each major unit as well as a list of table top games sorted by concepts that they help reinforce!
Here are the topics/skills covered :
Numbers and Place Value Count up to 120 from any number below 120 Read and write numbers up to 120 Count items in a group or collection accurately and reliably up to 100 Skip Count by 2s, 5s, and 10s Use manipulatives and drawings to identify and model odd and even numbers. 14 Patterns 15 Extend, describe, and create numeric, visual, and concrete patterns Place Value Tell how many 1s and 10s are in a number Show that numbers 11-19 are a combination of a ten and ones Compare two 2-digit numbers using <,> or = Addition and Subtraction Addition facts within 20 (up to 10+10) Counting on instead of counting each number or object Doubles facts (5+5=10) Doubles plus 1 facts (5+6=11) Combinations of 10 (4+6, 3+7) Doubles plus 2: 1+3, 2+4, 3+5 Subtraction facts within 20 Activities to practice all the facts Larger numbers can be broken into easier to work with numbers Using the relationship between addition and subtraction (e.g., knowing that 8 + 4 = 12, one knows 12 - 8 = 4) Missing number problems within 20 Commutative property of addition Associative property of addition Word problems with number combinations up to 20 Word problems with “fewer” and “more” Adding three numbers Add a two digit number and a one digit number Add a 2 digit number and a multiple of 10 Subtract multiples of 10 Add or subtract 1s and 10s with a one or two digit number Adding 2 digit numbers without regrouping (end of 1st) Measurement and Data Ordering lengths shortest to longest Measure lengths with units of the same size by lining them up end to end along objects Read and interpret, collect and organize data, bar graphs, tables and tally charts Telling Time to the nearest hour and half hour Money Coin Identification and worth Geometry Recognizing and naming 2d shapes and attributes like number of sides and corners Recognizing and naming basic 3d shapes (cylinder, sphere, cube, rectangular prism, pyramid, cone) Students compose and decompose plane or solid figures (e.g., put two triangles together to make a quadrilateral) Identifying halves and fourths/quarters Identify shapes having line symmetry; complete line-symmetric shapes or designs Weight and Capacity/volume Hop on over to the shop and check the First Grade Curriculum out!Kindergarten is also available and the 2nd/3rd grade curriculum is being updated and expanded and will be available by May 15th!