1st Grade

During the school year our goal is to introduce your child to the following subjects. Through daily training your child will learn new and exciting things.


  • The Salvation Series
  • Genesis
  • Life of Christ
  • Memory Verses
  • Christ-centered atmosphere


  • Phonics based
  • Review of vowels and consonants, etc.
  • Recognition and use of all phonics rules
  • Spelling rules and reinforcement activities
  • Capitalization and punctuation rules


  • Number recognition
  • Counting and writing 1-350
  • Addition and subtraction facts
  • Value of money and time concepts
  • Simple measures and fractions
  • Story problems in addition and subtraction
  • Shapes
  • Sequencing
  • Graphs
  • Temperature
  • Place Value
  • Calendar

Cursive Writing

  • Daily seat work practice in all areas
  • Writing complete sentences and short stories
  • Creative writing

History & Geography

  • My America and My World
  • Children of the World
  • Community Helpers


  • Why God Made Me?
  • Discovering plants, animals, insects, and seasons

Health, Safety, & Manners

  • Exercise, rest, eating properly
  • Care of the body, clothes, and home
  • Safety at home and away
  • Manners at home, school, church, and in public

Music, Art, Physical Education

  • Weekly instruction by specialized teachers

A Private Christian Elementary School in Ashland, MA