List of kanji by elementary school grade

This page lists the kanji taught to children at Japanese elementary schools. The kanji in the list are given in tables by grade. Within each grade, the kanji are ordered by the number of strokes.

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Grade 1

1 2 3
4
5 6
7 8
9 10 12

Grade 2

2 3 4
5
6
西 7
8 9
10
11
12 13
14 15 16 18

Grade 3

2 4 5
6
7 8 使
9
10
11
宿 12
13 14
15 調 16 18

Grade 4

3 4 5
6 7
8
9 便
10
11
12
13
14 15
16 18 19 20

Grade 5

3 4 5 6
7
8
9 退 10
11
12
貿 13
14
綿 15
16 17 18 19
20

Grade 6

3 4 5 6
7 8
沿 9 姿
10
11
12
13 14
15 16
17 18 19

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