Grade 1

Welcome to Grade 1!

Stacking Cup Towers in Grade 1
Stacking Cup Towers in Grade 1

Our Grade 1 team is thrilled to welcome you to our vibrant and supportive learning community where every child's potential is nurtured and celebrated.

In Grade 1, students embark on a journey of discovery and growth, building upon the foundational skills learned in Kindergarten while exploring new concepts and topics across various subjects. Our dedicated teachers create an encouraging and engaging learning environment where students ask questions, explore their interests, and develop a love for learning.

What to Expect in Grade 1:

Grade 1 is an exciting time filled with exploration, discovery, and growth. Our dedicated teachers create a supportive and inclusive classroom environment where students feel valued, encouraged, and empowered to reach their full potential. Here are some highlights of what your child can expect in Grade 1:

  • Literacy: Students will continue to develop their reading and writing skills through interactive lessons, guided reading activities, and hands-on literacy experiences.
  • Numeracy: Math comes alive as students explore numbers, patterns, measurement, and problem-solving through fun and engaging activities and games.
  • Science: From exploring the wonders of the natural world to conducting simple experiments, students will develop a love for science and discovery.
  • Social Studies: Through stories, discussions, and projects, students will learn about communities, diversity, and the world around them.
  • Arts and Physical Education: Creative expression and physical activity are integrated into the curriculum through art projects, music, movement, and physical education classes.


Effective communication between home and school plays a vital role in your child's academic journey. Our Grade 1 teachers are dedicated to ensuring that families stay well-informed and engaged in their child's educational experience.Teachers will communicate with parents about how they will share regular, class-specific updates with families.

We Are Here to Support You:

Our Grade 1 team is here to support you and your child every step of the way. Whether you have questions, concerns, or simply want to celebrate your child's successes, we're here to listen and help.

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Rocky View Schools would like to acknowledge the land and recognize all the Indigenous Peoples whose footprints have marked these lands from time immemorial. Together, we can learn and honour the Ways of Knowing of Indigenous Peoples for all future generations.