October 2, 2016
1st Grade — Math

Students work individually and together to discover, explore, and learn mathematical concepts. Throughout the grades our curriculum is designed to promote understanding and thoughtfulness as students are asked to think deeply about facts, ideas, connections, and experiences.

Math Concepts

  • Numbers all around us
  • Developing strategies with dice and dominoes
  • Adding, subtracting, counting, and comparing
  • Leapfrogs on the number line
  • Two and three-dimensional shapes
  • Story problems for basic addition and subtraction
  • Number fluency through the hundreds
  • Time, patterns, and measurement

Approaches to Learning

  • Bridges
    • Number Corner: daily math routines
    • Problems and investigations
    • Work places
    • Home connections
  • Math discourse
  • Use of manipulatives