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Math - 1st Grade

Place value is the foundation for all math and a great deal of 1st grade math is spent learning this concept. Students work individually, with peer partners, in small groups, and as a whole class, using manipulatives, charts, chants, and color-coding.

Math Concepts
  • Place value
  • Addition
  • Subtraction
  • Skip counting
  • Ordinal numbers
  • Calendar and time
  • Money
  • Measurement
  • Graphing
  • Fractions
  • Geometry/Tangrams
  • Probability
Approaches to Learning
  • Making Math Real
  • Games and puzzles
  • Use of manipulatives
  • 100 chart
  • Calendar and analog clock
  • Math-based stories
  • Portfolios