Grade 1 English Language Arts

In order to assist educators with the implementation of the Common Core, the New York State Education Department provides curricular modules in P-12 English Language Arts and Mathematics that schools and districts can adopt or adapt for local purposes. The full year of the Listening and Learning Strand for Grade 1 English Language Arts is available.

Additional Resources:

General Overview of CKLA

Grade 1 ELA Curriculum Map - These documents provide educators a road map for implementing the modules across a school year.

Merging the CCSS with Existing Literacy Practices

General Overview of Listening and Learning

General Overview of Skills

CKLA Grade 1 Unit-by-Unit CCSS Alignment

Printing Specifications

Visual Component Guide

CKLA Bibliography

Scaffolding Instruction for English Language Learners: Resource Guides for English Language Arts and Mathematics


Curriculum Map