Grade 1

                                                                    The Superkids in first grade                                                                      Superkids Reading Program
What Students Learn in First Grade  

  • Consonant digraphs, long and short vowels, 
    r-controlled vowels, and vowel digraphs
  • Endings, suffixes, prefixes, contractions, compound words
  • Decoding and encoding using phonetic and 
    structural patterns
  • Reading and spelling all 220 high-frequency Dolch* words
  • Parts of speech, synonyms, antonyms, homonyms
  • Comprehension and fluency skills for reading literary and informational texts
  • Writing mechanics, writing process, and types of writing (narrative, opinion, informative/explanatory )

*The Dolch list has 220 high-frequency words