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VocabularySpellingCity has created these first grade math word lists so parents and teachers can use interactive educational vocabulary games as supplements to the first grade math curriculum. Each word list is tailored for use in a first grade math class, with grade-appropriate sentences and definitions. Simply select a math category and choose any of the 35+ games. Read More

You can import the word lists into your account and use with any of our 35+ activities. Grade level-appropriate activities are recommended below.

The following games are recommended for 1st Grade Math Vocabulary Lists.

Which Initial Sound? allows students to create and type in a sentence for each one of their spelling or vocabulary words.

Play Which Initial Sound? with a 1st grade Math list.

Word-O-Pillar provides practice unscrambling letters to form words.

Play Word-O-Pillar with a 1st grade Math list.

Alphabetize with Jojo gives students practice putting words into alphabetical order.

Play Alphabetize with JoJo with a 1st grade Math list.

Common Core State Standards Overview for First Grade Math

Algebraic Thinking
  • Represent and solve problems involving addition and subtraction
  • Understand and apply properties of operations and the relationship between addition and subtraction
  • Add and subtract within 20
  • Work with addition and subtraction equations
Number & Operations in Base 10
  • Extend the counting sequence
  • Understand place value
  • Use place value understanding and properties of operations to add and subtract
Measurement & Data
  • Measure lengths indirectly and by iterating length units
  • Tell and write time
  • Represent and interpret data
  • Reason with shapes and their attributes
Source: www.corestandards.org
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