Welcome to Grade 1

First grade is a year of tremendous growth. We are excited to support your child's academic, social, and emotional journey. In first grade at Kingston Elementary School, academic excellence is achieved through a challenging curriculum and parent/teacher support. We look forward to a wonderful school year!

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News and Events

  • Beach Day: March 11, 2016
  • Book fair: April 6-15 2016
  • Field Trip: May 24, 2016

Academic Information

  • Discovery Science Fair: June 9, 2016


Common Core: Massachusetts Curriculum Frameworks

Silver Lake Regional School District Calendar 2015-2016: Please visit this site to find important district events such as the dates of terms, early releases, etc.

Reading Street Weekly High Frequency Word Lists: Students are expected to master these Reading Street High Frequency Words by the end of the school year.

Xtra Math: By the end of first grade, students are expected to add and subtract within 20, demonstrating fluency for addition and subtraction within 10.

ABCya: ABCya provides educational games by grade level. First grade activities are categorized by: Letters, Numbers, Holiday, Skills, and Strategy. This is a favorite for first grade students!

Starfall: Starfall features interactive books and educational activities designed to support the basic foundations of reading.

Brain Pop: BrainPop offers animated movies, playful assessments and educational activities covering Science, Social Studies, Literacy, Health, Mathematics, Art, Music, Engineering and Technology.

Time for Kids: Time For Kids provides Science and Social Studies articles and educational activities for your first grader. There are also videos and photos to help enrich their learning experience.

PBS Kids: PBSkids has a variety of educational activities and games centered around their favorite characters from PBSkids. This website targets grade specific learning skills.

Primary Games: Primary Games offers a variety of mathematical games for your first grader.

ICT Games: Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) Games has Literacy and Mathematical games.

Math Playground: Math Playground has a large library of mathematical games categorized by grade level.