AIM Academics & AIM4A Tutoring/Test Prep

Level A1 - English Language
Curriculum Outline

Topic 1. Phonics and Word Analysis

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1Letter Recognition: a-m
   
                                  
2Letter Recognition: n-z
   
                                  
3Vowels
   
                                  
4Consonants
   
                                  
5Vowels (Short Vowel Sounds)
   
                                  
6Vowels (Long Vowel Sounds)
   
                                  
7Short and Long Vowels
   
                                  
8Short and Long Vowels - 2
   
                                  
9r-Controlled Vowels
   
                                  
10Using ai and ay
   
                                  
11Understanding ee, ea, and ie
   
                                  
12Silent E
   
                                  
13Beginning Consonants
   
                                  
14Ending Consonants
   
                                  
15Consonant Blends
   
                                  
16Understanding Words with s Blends
   
                                  
17Using Words with r Blends
   
                                  
18Identifying Words with l Blends
   
                                  
19Phonics Word Study
   
                                  
20Digraphs
   
                                  
21Review Test - Phonics and Word Analysis - Level 1
   
                                  

Topic 2. Vocabulary

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1Word A Day
   
                                  
2Animal Pictures
   
                                  
3Color Names
   
                                  
4Animal Names
   
                                  
5Food Names
   
                                  
6Number Words
   
                                  
7Action Words
   
                                  
8Weather Words
   
                                  
9Garden Words
   
                                  
10Clothing Words
   
                                  
11People Words
   
                                  
12Rainbow Colors
   
                                  
13Day and Night Words
   
                                  
14Plurals
   
                                  
15Similarities: Synonyms
   
                                  
16Opposites: Antonyms
   
                                  
17Similar Words
   
                                  
18Antonyms
   
                                  
19Homonyms
   
                                  
20Compound Words
   
                                  
21Compound Words - Pictures
   
                                  
22Rhyming Words
   
                                  
23Rhyming Words - 2
   
                                  
24Rhyming Words - 3
   
                                  
25Order the Words Alphabetically
   
                                  
26Find the Correct Word
   
                                  
27Vocabulary 1
   
                                  
28Vocabulary 2
   
                                  
29Vocabulary 3
   
                                  
30Vocabulary 4
   
                                  
31Choose the Correct Spelling
   
                                  
32Spelling Number Words
   
                                  
33Spelling Color Words
   
                                  
34Spelling Words
   
                                  
35Spelling Words - 2
   
                                  
36Multiple Choice Spelling
   
                                  
37Review Test - Spelling and Vocabulary - Level 1
   
                                  

Topic 3. Grammar

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1Capitalization
   
                                  
2Punctuation Marks
   
                                  
3Parts Of Speech
   
                                  
4Find the Nouns
   
                                  
5Find the Nouns - 2
   
                                  
6Pronouns - Find the Pronouns
   
                                  
7Find the Verbs
   
                                  
8Find the Verbs - 2
   
                                  
9Adjectives - Words That Describe
   
                                  
10Sequencing: Comparative Adjectives
   
                                  
11Word Order
   
                                  
12Have or Has
   
                                  
13Is or Are
   
                                  
14Is It a Sentence?
   
                                  
15Complete or Incomplete
   
                                  
16Statements and Questions
   
                                  
17Asking and Telling Sentences
   
                                  
18Asking and Telling Sentences - 2
   
                                  
19Write the Correct Sentence
   
                                  
20Find the Correct Word in the Sentence
   
                                  
21Choose the Correct Word in the Sentence
   
                                  
22Choose the Correct Word in the Sentence- 2
   
                                  
23Review Test - Grammar - Level 1
   
                                  

Topic 4. Reading and Comprehension

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1Read and Summarize a Book
   
                                  
2Picture Clues
   
                                  
3Picture Comprehension
   
                                  
4Language Comprehension and Response
   
                                  
5Classifying - Things That Are Different
   
                                  
6Classifying - Things That Belong Together
   
                                  
7Comprehension - Non-fiction
   
                                  
8Comprehension - Fiction
   
                                  
9Comprehension - Poetry
   
                                  
10Story: The Three Little Pigs
   
                                  
11Story: The Thirsty Crow
   
                                  
12Poem: Down By The Bay
   
                                  
13Poem: A Good Play
   
                                  
14Poem: The Swing
   
                                  
15Solar System - Introduction
   
                                  
16Making Inferences: Feelings
   
                                  
17Riddles - Name the Object
   
                                  
18Riddles
   
                                  
19Childhood of Columbus
   
                                  
20Review Test - Reading Comprehension Level 1
   
                                  

Topic 5. Writing

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1Writing Practice: Upper Case 'ABCD'
   
                                  
2Writing Practice: Upper Case 'EFGH'
   
                                  
3Writing Practice - Upper Case 'IJKL'
   
                                  
4Writing Practice - Upper Case 'MNOP'
   
                                  
5Writing Practice - Upper Case 'QRST'
   
                                  
6Writing Practice - Upper Case 'UVW'
   
                                  
7Writing Practice - Upper Case 'XYZ'
   
                                  
8Writing Practice - Lower Case 'abcdef'
   
                                  
9Writing Practice - Lower Case 'ghijkl'
   
                                  
10Writing Practice - Lower Case 'mnopq'
   
                                  
11Writing Practice - Lower Case 'rstuv'
   
                                  
12Writing Practice - Lower Case 'wxyz'
   
                                  
13Writing Practice - Numbers 0 to 9
   
                                  
14Picture Clue Writing
   
                                  
15Building Sentences
   
                                  
16Blank Ruled Sheet for Writing Practice
   
                                  
17Review Test - Writing - Level 1
   
                                  

Topic 6. Other Topics & Review Tests

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1Practice Test 1
   
                                  
2Practice Test 2
   
                                  
3Practice Test 3
   
                                  
4Practice Test 4
   
                                  
5Practice Test 5
   
                                  
6Review Test - Grade 1 ELA