1st Grade Social Studies Worksheets from Scholastic Teachables

Scholastic Teachables (formerly Scholastic Printables) offers nearly 800 first grade social studies worksheets, as well as teaching ideas, projects, and activities. These engaging resources help kids learn about U.S. history, world history, civil rights, government and elections, geography, cultures and traditions, and more.


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1st Grade Social Studies Worksheets Cover:

  • African American History
  • Asian American History
  • Civics & Government
  • Civil Rights
  • Colonial America
  • Communities & Ways of Life
  • Culture and Diversity
  • Elections & Voting
  • Explorers
  • Famous Figures
  • Flags, Monuments & Symbols
  • Geography
  • Holidays & Traditions
  • Inventors & Inventions
  • Latin American History
  • Map Skills
  • Native American History
  • Neighborhoods
  • U.S. History
  • World History
  • And More!

Sample 1st Grade Social Studies Worksheets

Scholastic Teachables has nearly 800 1st grade social studies worksheets targeted for all your teaching needs. Here's a sample of first grade activities and worksheets for you to try in your class FREE with a 30-day trial or subscription.
City Scene (Types of Communities): Glyph
(1st Grade Lesson Plans, Worksheets)
Mixing math and social studies, students create personalized glyphs to show their experiences and preferences regarding city living.

Grades: 1-3
Topics: Communities & Ways of Life, Math
Japanese Culture and Customs
(1st Grade Lesson Plans; Worksheets, Maps)
Kids learn about Japanese culture, including the Hina Matsuri festival (doll festival). This mini-unit is packed with background information, map activities, worksheets, and more.

Grades: K-3
Topics: Asian and Asian American Culture, Early Learning, Geography
A World Map: Map Skills
(1st Grade Maps, Worksheets)
A globe is handy for finding places on Earth, as is a world map. Children study a world map, then answer questions about it.

Grades: 1-2
Topics: World Geography, Map Skills