Science

  • Although language arts and math activities take up a big part of our day, the science program is also an important aspect of the total first grade curriculum. You will see a variety of science concepts interwoven throughout our language arts studies. The emphasis is on concepts and skills related to lifetime needs. The units include the following:

    • Weather- seasons, kinds of weather, sunlight, wind
    • Plants- parts of plants, seeds, what plants need to grow
    • Ecology- recycling, conservation, pollution
    • Health and Safety- parts of the body and their function, food and nutrition, ways to stay healthy