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Tennessee Academic Vocabulary for First Grade

 

First Grade Language Arts

First Grade Math

First Grade Science

First Grade Social Studies

 


First Grade Language Arts

author / illustrator
blends
capitalization
chapter
character
complete
comprehension
consonants/consonant blends
create
describe
direction
fantasy
final
illustrate
initial
language
magazine
order
predict
punctuation (basic)
questions
reality
syllable
symbol
uppercase/lowercase
vocabulary
vowel (long/short)

Language Arts Definitions (Click here to download the definitions in Word format)

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First Grade Math

addition
backward/ forward
between
chart
coin
corner
digit
direction
doubles
even/odd
greater than
grouping
guess
half hour
inch
less than
lists
measure
minus
minute
numeral
plus
pound
solve
subtraction
sum
temperature
total

Math Definitions (Click here to download the definitions in Word format)

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First Grade Science

balance
dinosaur
earth gravity
environment
freezing
heat
light
location
machine
magnet
mammoth
moon
ocean
position
prediction
properties of light
pulling
pushing
salt water
sand
shelter
sky
star
sun's position
sun's size
thermometer
weather patterns (seasons)

Science Definitions (Click here to download the definitions in Word format)

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First Grade Social Studies

America
citizen
city
community
continent
country
elections
equality
flag
globe
governor
independence
law(s)
map
mayor
needs
ocean
past
president
respect
responsibility
rights
state
truth
veteran(s)

Social Studies Definitions (Click here to download the definitions in Word format)

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