First Grade-On Our Way to English


On Our Way to English-First Grade

Year at a Glance

First Semester

Second Semester

1st Nine Weeks

3rd Nine Weeks*

Unit 1

Week 1-4

Theme:  School Days

Big Question: What happens in our classroom?

Social Studies TEKS 1.8A, 1.17BC, 1.18B



Unit 2

Week 5-8

Theme: Welcome to My World

Big Question: How do we know about our world?

Social Studies TEKS 1.7A, 1.17BC, 1.18B


Week 9-Review, Assess and Reteach


Unit 5

Week 19-22

Theme: Animals and Their Homes

Big Question: What makes a place feels like home?

Science TEKS 1.9B (CSCOPE Units 9 & 10) 1.9C and 1.10C (CSCOPE Unit 10)


Unit 6

Week 23-26

Theme: Away We Grow

Big Question: What does it mean to grow older?

Science TEKS 1.9A (CSCOPE Unit 8) 1.10B (CSCOPE Unit 9), 1.10C(CSCOPE Unit 10)

Week 27-Review, Assess and Reteach

                                                                                                *TELPAS Window

2nd Nine Weeks

4th Nine Weeks

Unit 3

Week 10-13

Theme: Neighborhood News

Big Question: How can people help their communities?

Social Studies TEKS 1.5A, 1.8A, 1.10B, 1.12A, 1.17BC, 1.18B


Unit 4

Week 14-17

Theme: Weather Wonders

Big Question: How does the weather affect us?

Social Studies TEKS 1.16A, 1.17BC


Week 18-Review, Assess and Reteach


Unit 7

Week 28-31

Theme: Taking Care

Big Question: How can we take good care of ourselves?

Social Studies TEKS 1.6C, 1.11A, 1.13A, 1.17BC, 1.18B


Unit 8

Week 32-35

Theme: The Big, Beautiful Earth

Big Question: Why should we protect Earth?

Social Studies TEKS 1.3B, 1.4B, 1.5B, 1.6ABC, 1.12C, 1.13A, 1.17BC, 1.18B


Week 36-Review, Assess and Reteach


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