1st Grade Skills & Standards

Taken from New York State Common Core ELA Standards

  • Key Ideas and Details (reading)
    1. Ask and answer questions about key details
    2. Retell stories with details and demonstrate understanding of message or lesson
    3. Describe characteristics, setting, major events of a story
  • Craft and Structure (reading)
    1. Identify words that suggest feelings or appeal to the sense
    2. Explain the differences between different types of texts
    3. Identify who is telling the story at different points in the text
  • Integration of Knowledge and Ideas (reading)
    1. Use illustration and details to describe characters, setting, events
    2. Compare and contrast stories this includes making text-self connections
  • Range of Reading and Level of Text Complexity
    1. Engage in group reading activities
    2.  Make text-text, text-self, text-word connections
    3. With prompting and support, read prose and poetry at appropriate grade level
  • Speaking and Listening
    1. Engage in agreed upon roles includes listening and taking turns