• By the beginning of first grade, students should have knowledge of the following concepts:

    1. Identify and write letters of the alphabet (upper and lower case.)

    2. Recognize their name.

    3. Write full name: First name and last name using upper case letters at the beginning only.

    4. Identify numbers 1-10.

    5. Know your address: house number, street, town, state, and country.

    6. Know your phone number.

    7. Know your birthday: date and year.

    8. Know your shapes: circle, square, rectangle, and triangle.

    9. Know your colors: red, orange, yellow, blue, green, purple, pink, brown, black, and white.

    10. Know all of your kindergarten sight words.