Students in 1st grade need to build strong foundations for reading, writing, and numbers. You can use these creative ideas to help them practice these essential skills and build a love of learning.
Students will learn to create illustrations that support and reflect their writing.
Students write a persuasive letter to convince their parents or teacher to get a new pet.
Students learn about 2-dimensional shapes and create a class book identifying these shapes around their school.
Students compose images from shapes, describe their composition, and create their own version of the book, The Shape of Things.
Students explore the life cycle of a butterfly as they write and illustrate stories that show the stages of a butterfly’s metamorphosis.
Students build media literacy skills as they create a visual essay to share information about themselves.
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