Complete curriculum in one quick order
Get our best recommendations for your first grader:
- All you need to teach one child for one year.
- Daily lesson plans for the entire year.
- A Core Program with History, Geography, Language Arts, Bible and Read-Alouds.
- Carefully-selected Readers, Handwriting, Math and Science.
- Sonlight's best discount!
- Purchase this package and you'll get free shipping (lower 48), Forum access, a one-year guarantee and other perks.
Save time choosing materials and get a program we guarantee you'll love.
- If you've used Sonlight Core before, you can save some money with the Grade 1 Full-Grade Package for Returning Sonlighters, which does not include a few resources you probably already own.
- If you'd prefer, you can build your own customized First Grade package.
- A Sonlight Homeschool Advisor can help you add resources to use this Full-Grade Package with more than one child.
Your children will love learning
This Sonlight package makes teaching easy, stress-free and fun for you, equipping you to cultivate a lifetime love of learning in your children. This comprehensive package includes EVERYTHING you need to teach one (or more) children (ages 6-8) for a full year.
No need to write a single lesson plan
Use our comprehensive Instructor's Guide like a compass to guide your children down the path to spiritual and academic excellence.
History, Geography, Bible reading and memorization, Read-Alouds
Journey through the first half of a two-year sweep of World History, from Creation to the Fall of the Roman Empire. Literature-rich learning makes this journey a delight!
Gather together for Scripture reading and Read-Aloud classics like Charlotte's Web and Henry Huggins. These encourage family time and create a lifetime of memories.
(Includes Core B, Intro to World History, Year 1 of 2.)
Reading & Language Arts
Teach your children how to read, write, and spell with our popular Reading and Language Arts programs that feature our exclusive I Can Read It! series. (Includes Grade 1 Readers and Language Arts for Grade 1 Readers.)
Fascinating, beautifully-illustrated books introduces your children to meteorology, biology, electricity, soil science, astronomy, physiology and hydrology. Read 9 richly illustrated books and perform more than 90 simple but exciting experiments with the help of a fascinating instructional DVD. (Includes Science B: Animals, Astronomy, and Physics.)
Our brightly illustrated Math 1 program includes 160 lessons that build math skills and confidence through a variety of fun activities. (Includes Horizons Math 1.)
Bible B develops a child's passion for the Lord as you read and discuss daily scripture passages, develop the habit of daily devotion and memorize 36 weekly Bible verses set to music. (Includes Additional Bible Study Package B.)
No matter what your child's motor skill level, they enjoy daily success using our favorite program, Handwriting Without Tears. (Includes Handwriting Without Tears 1.)
A few essential resources make your learning extra rich this year. You'll use Sonlight's Timeline Book, Markable Map and Non-Consumable Science Kit throughout your Sonlight career. If you already own these resources, click here for a special Full-Grade Package just for you.
An Extended Money-Back Guarantee
We're so confident that you and your children will love to learn with this package, we give you a guarantee unmatched anywhere else in the homeschool world. Take up to a year to use the first half of this package. Read the books, write in the schedule, complete the Activity Sheets ... even dog-ear the book pages if you want! If you don't completely love it, return it for a full refund of your purchase price. Get full details about the Love to Learn Guarantee here.
Prerequisite Skills for Grade 1 Full-Grade Package:
Know letters and sounds. Be ready to learn to read three-letter, short vowel words.
Daily Time Requirements:
Child: 2 - 3 hrs; Parent: 1.5 - 2 hrs