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First Grade English Language Arts Resources


Source: PBS Learning Media
Resource Type: Video
The Electric Company media and resources entertain and engage children ages 5–9 while teaching four crucial areas of literacy that are challenging for struggling readers: Decoding, Vocabulary, Comprehension of Connected Text, and reading Motivation. Here you’ll find full episodes, clips, games and activity sheets to excite even the most reluctant readers.
Skill: Demonstrate understanding of spoken words, syllables, and sounds (phonemes).
Georgia Standard: Reading Foundational - Phonological Awareness - ELAGSE1RF2
Source: PBS Learning Media
Resource Type: Video
In this clip, the Music Man sings about the "fr" consonant blend.
Skill: Know and apply grade-level phonics and word analysis skills in decoding words
Georgia Standard: Reading Foundational - Phonics and Word Recognition - ELAGSE1RF3
Source: GPBKids
Resource Type: Video
Famous Georgia personalities read classic children's books.
Skill: Ask and answer questions about key details in a text read aloud or infomation presented orally or through other media
Georgia Standard: Speaking and Listening - Comp and Collab - ELAGSES1SL2
Source: PBS Learning Media
Resource Type: Video
Animated Super hero WordGirl fights crime using her superhero strength and her colossal vocabulary with her monkey sidekick, Captain Huggy Face.
Skill: Determine or clarify the meaning of unknown and multiple meaning words and phrases based on grade1 reading and content, choosing flexibly from an array of strategies.
Georgia Standard: Speaking and Listening - Vocab Acquisition and Use - ELAGSE1L4
Source: Georgia Public Broadcasting
Resource Type: Activity
GPB's PBS KIDS Writers Contest encourages Georgia kids in kindergarten through 3rd grade to submit original, illustrated stories for great prizes and a chance to be featured on the GPB website. Deadline is April 10, 2020.
Georgia Standard: Writing