CBSE Syllabus for Class 1

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) is a national level educational board in India. CBSE is controlled and managed by Union Government of India. All the CBSE affiliated schools follow NCERT curriculum. It is one the most preferred educational boards in India with approximately 19, 527 schools affiliated to it.

CBSE syllabus is strictly based on NCERT guidelines. The syllabus is a list of topics to be covered in a particular grade during an academic year. All the national level entrance examinations are based on CBSE syllabus.

Fliplearn provides detailed subject-wise syllabus for CBSE Class 1 to Class 12. You must have a thorough understanding of this syllabus before you begin your preparation.

Have a look at the CBSE syllabus for class 1 below:

GeometryShapes and Spatial UnderstandingVocabulary of spatial relationship
Solids Around UsCollecting objects from the surroundings having different

sizes and shapes,

Sorting, classifying and describing the objects on the basis of shapes,

Sorting 2 – D shapes

NumbersNumbers From 1 to 9 and ZeroMaking collection of objects and arranging it,

Counting number of objects in a collection,

Speaking, reading and writing numbers 1-9,

Addition and subtraction of numbers 1-9,

Approaching zero through subtraction pattern

Numbers From 10 to 20Learning the concepts of ones and tens,

Writing numbers 10-20,

Comparing numbers up to 20

Addition and SubtractionAddition and subtraction of numbers up to 20
Numbers From 21 to 99Writing numerals for 21-99,

Grouping numbers orally into tens and ones

Mental ArithmeticAddition of two single digit numbers mentally
MoneyIdentifying common currency notes and coins,

Putting together small amounts of money



LengthDistinguishing between near, far, thin, thick, longer/taller,

shorter, high, low,

Arranging objects by comparing their length,

Estimating distance and length

WeightComparing between heavy and light objects
TimeUsing terms earlier and later to distinguish between events occurring in time,

Getting the qualitative feel of durations and school days v/s holidays,

Narrating the sequence of events in a day

Data HandlingCollecting, representing and interpreting simple data
PatternsDescribing sequence of simple patterns,

Completing a given sequence of simple patterns

The syllabus of English at Level I (class 1 and class 2) revolves around the following parameters:

  1. Building familiarity with the language primarily through spoken input
  2. Listening with understanding and basic oral production
  3. Reciting and singing poems, songs and rhymes
  4. Becoming visually familiar with text [word(s)]
  5. Associating meaning with written/printed language

Following chapters or topics are taught to class 1 students as a part of English syllabus

  1. A Happy Child
  2. After a Bath
  3. One Little Kitten
  4. Once I Saw a Little Bird
  5. Merry-Go-Round
  6. If I Were an Apple
  7. A Kite
  8. A Little Turtle
  9. Clouds
  10. Flying Man
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