1st Grade Lesson Plans

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1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, Kindergarten Grade • Freebies, Mini Lessons with Activity
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1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, Kindergarten Grade • Freebies, Mini Lessons with Activity

Subject:
Beginning of the Year, ELA

Type:
Freebies, Mini Lessons with Activity

Skills: Social Emotional Any Subject Area Desired

Description: Help foster an environment of pride and support! Together with your class create a place to display work they are proud of. Work as a class to acknowledge each other's strengths and build a community of students who support and encourage one another.

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Time Capsule Activity – Dear Future Me

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Time Capsule Activity – Dear Future Me

1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, ELL, Kindergarten Grade • Mini Lessons with Activity

Type:
Mini Lessons with Activity

Skills: social-emotional learning, goal-setting, creativity, writing skills

Description: This time capsule activity is an opportunity for all K-5 students to learn about themselves through goal-setting and thinking about the future, while fostering social-emotional skills, writing, and creativity. It can also be used as an opportunity in class for students to share about themselves with other students in the classroom.

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Text Features Chart

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Text Features Chart

1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, ELL, Kindergarten Grade • Printables

Subject:
ELA, Informational

Type:
Printables

Skills: Nonfiction Text Features

Description: Use this printable to help your students to identify common features within a nonfiction text they are reading.

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Tens & Ones: 10 More, 10 Less Bundle with Game

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Tens & Ones: 10 More, 10 Less Bundle with Game

1st Grade • Lesson Plan Bundle

Subject:
Math, Numbers and Operations in Base Ten

Type:
Lesson Plan Bundle

Skills: Math Numbers and Operations in Base Ten, Add and Subtract 1 and 10, Understand 2 digits of a 2 digit number represent amounts of tens ...

Description: In this 2 segment math bundle, 1st grade students will practice understanding that the 2 digits of a 2 digit number represent amounts of tens and ones and mentally find 10 less or 10 more than a number without counting.

CCSS: 1.NBT.2, 1.NBT.5

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Ten Frame Cards

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Ten Frame Cards

1st, 2nd, 3rd, Kindergarten Grade • Printables

Subject:
Counting and Cardinality, Math, Numbers and Operations in Base Ten

Type:
Printables

Skills: Addition, Subtraction, Ten Frames

Description: Primary Teachers, enjoy these 0-20 ten frame cards. Use these ten frame cards for whole class or group practice of addition and subtraction.

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Telling Time to the Nearest Hour & Half Hour: Introduction Clock Project

Subject:
Math, Measurement and Data

Type:
1 Lesson Plan

Skills: Telling and Writing Time in Hours and Half-hours Using Analog and Digital Clocks

Description: First Grade 1 Hour math lesson plan addressing Measurement & Data: (1MD.3). This lesson includes: Introduction to Telling Time to the Hour and making a clock.

CCSS: 1.MD.3

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Daybreak Lesson Plans is dedicated to bringing you the most flexible, customizable and meaningful curriculum and instructional tools in K-5 education. At Daybreak Lesson Plans, we believe in helping teachers get the lesson plan they need when they can’t make it to school due to illness, family emergency or attending a workshop.

1st Grade Lesson Plans that are Substitute-Friendly

As educators ourselves, we know the familiar juggle: Drag ourselves into the classroom despite being plagued with numerous aches and pains, or labor to craft a lesson plan for the substitute that manages to provide a educationally stimulating lesson plans to the students and is straightforward enough for a sub to understand. Many times, the trouble of creating plans for someone else to follow leaves us at work when we should be elsewhere. Yet how can we avoid such a situation? We have a solution. Comprised of experienced classroom teachers, those of us at Daybreak Lesson Plans have devised several of ready-to-use 1st-grade curriculum and lesson plans for those days when you really need to call out. Each lesson is designed to align with state standards and any curriculum you already follow.

HOW TO USE

  1. To find lesson plans for 1st grade, simply click on the desired grade level, subject area, and type of lesson desired.
  • Possible grades: Kindergarten through 5th
  • 1st-grade subject areas: English/language arts and math, with student protocols that address speaking and listening standards
  • Types of lesson plans: 1 hour, half day, or whole day

Each lesson plan contains the following information:

  • Common Core Standard addressed
  • File type
  • Materials needed
  • Printable resources
  • Plan for teaching, including a script for the teacher to Follow
  • Exit ticket, so you know what students learned when you were out
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  2. Purchase lessons with a credit card.
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