Grade 1

Reading

  • Read with fluency, expression and comprehension

Comprehension

  • Retell stories read out loud

Vocabulary

  • Learn the meaning of key words

Writing

  • Write sentences with key words and illustrate

Spelling

  • Write key words correctly

Copying

  • Copy 4-5 lines legibly and with correct spelling

Grammar

  • Recognize and use of upper case letters
  • Consonant and vowel sounds
  • Proper names and common names
  • Syllables
  • Singular-plural

Social Studies

  • Early days of Armenian History (Haig & Pel, Ara & Shamiram, etc.)
  • St. Mesrob
  • Vartanantz
  • Anniversary of the First Armenian Republic
  • Geography of Armenia

Religion

  • Architecture of the Armenian Church, Khatchkar
  • Sharagans
  • Christmas
  • Kiss of Peace
  • Baptism
  • Confession
  • Communion
  • Feast days
  • Comm. Life

General Knowledge

  • Seasons, Months, Days
  • Farm and zoo animals (Where do they live? What do they eat? How do they benefit us?)
  • Professions and jobs
  • Families
  • Cities and Neighborhoods
  • Continents and People of the world
  • Numbers and Shapes (classify and compare)