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The first grade year is one in which your student will grow in reading fluency and accuracy.  While kindergarten introduced basic concepts in reading, first grade will expand on those concepts and your child will take some big steps to becoming an independent and confident reader.


Language Arts Literature Units

These tradebooks can be found on the grade level shelf, VOCS library or your local Kern County Library.

Click on the links below to find activities for each book.

Quick as a Cricket by Leo Lionni

Frederick by Leo Lionni


Math Activities