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Grade 1 Overview

Aberdeen Hall’s enriched, Grade 1 program offers students an individually tailored program designed to support children while challenging them to reach their full potential. Our curriculum offers specialist instruction in French, Drama, Music and P.E.


Grade 1 Highlights

Key Skills:

Language Arts: Simple Story Writing, Speech Arts, Reading Fluency (Fiction and Nonfiction)

Math: Number Sense, Computational Fluency and Spatial Awareness

Science: Daily and Seasonal Changes, Light and Sound, Properties of Matter, Plants and Animals

Social Studies: Family, School and Local Community 

Special Projects:

Seasonal Trioramas, Floating Bridges, Rainforest Pop-Up Book

Field Trips:

Kelowna Art Gallery, Mission Creek EECO Centre, Rutland Arena (Skating), Athen’s Pool, Swimming, Okanagan Science Centre, City of Kelowna, Orion Therapeutic Farm, Kelowna Veggies


What a Typical Day Looks Like in Grade 1

Period

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

8:20 am - 8:30 am

Homeroom

Homeroom

Homeroom

Homeroom

Homeroom

8:30 am - 9:25 am

Math

Math

Math

Math

Math

9:25 am - 10:15 am

Music

Language Arts

Music

Spelling

Spelling

10:15 am - 10:35 am

Recess

Recess

Recess

Recess

Recess

10:35 am - 11:25 am

Spelling

ASDT

P.E.

Language Arts

Language Arts

11:25 am - 12:15 pm

Lunch

Lunch

Lunch

Lunch

Lunch

12:15 pm - 1:05 pm

Social Studies

Social Studies

Language Arts

Art

French

1:05 pm - 1:55 pm

French

French

Language Arts

Art/DPA

Career Education

1:55 pm - 2:10 pm

Recess

Recess

Recess

Recess

Recess

2:10 pm - 3:00 pm

P.E.

P.E

Science 

Science 

Centres/DPA

3:00 pm- 3:15pm

Homeroom

Homeroom

Homeroom

Homeroom

Homeroom