BAV - 1st Grade

Building Academic Vocabulary  - First Grade


Mathematics

Science

Language Arts

Social Studies

addition

angle

backward / forward

chart

congruent

describe

digit

direction

equal

even

explain

foot

greater than

guess

half hour

inch

increasing pattern

less than

list

minus

minute

number line

numeral

odd

order

ordinal

plus

size

solve

subtraction

tallies

temperature

value

weight

attract

camouflage

desert

freezing

gravity

liquid

magnet

magnifier

measure

moon

ocean

pull

push

safety

shelter

sky

solid

star

sun

thermometer

alphabetize

beginning

beginning consonant

blend

chapter

character

conversation

date (written form)

discuss

end

ending consonant

illustrate

language

long vowel

middle

noun

period

plural

poem

predict

punctuation

question (mark)

reread

sentence

setting

short vowel

singular

spelling

table of contents

title page

verb

vocabulary

Africa

Antarctica

Artic Ocean

Asia

Atlantic Ocean

atlas

Australia

cardinal directions

city/urban

commemorative holidays

continent

encyclopedia

Europe

globe

Independence Day

Indian Ocean

map

neighborhood/

community

North America

ocean/sea

Pacific Ocean

past/present/future

patriotic symbols/traditions

Pledge of Allegiance

rural/country

seasons

South America

Southern Ocean

Star Spangled Banner

timeline

trade