Waves: Light & Sound
First graders will be learning about how sound can make matter vibrate and will experiment with various objects that vibrate and create sound. They will also learn how objects can be seen if light is available or if they give off their own light.
Visit the Waves: Light & Sound Learning Standard
Space Systems: Patterns & Cycles
First graders will learn about patterns of the motion of the sun, moon, and stars. They will also learn about how the seasonal patterns of sunrise and sunset can be observed, described, and predicted.
Structure, Function & Information Processing
First graders will learn about how animals and plants have parts that help them survive and grow. They will also learn that adult animals and plants have young that are very much, but not exactly, like their parents and that they have traits to help them survive.