Dolch Sight Word List - Nouns 

The Dolch Sight word list contains both Dolch Sight Word List service words and the nouns listed below.  (Service words are those used very frequently like the, we, you, am, again, always.)

Questions about Dolch words? Read this explanation

When students learn to spell both the service words and the nouns below, they will be equipped to write interesting sentences and stories confidently.
kitty                 bread            dolch sight word list - rabbit
                   kitty                                   bread                               rabbit

 Dolch Nouns

Printable list

A - apple

B - baby, back, ball, bear, bed, bell, bird, birthday, boat, box, boy, bread, brother

C - cake, car, cat, chair, chicken, children, Christmas, coat, corn, cow

D - day, dog, doll, door, duck

E - egg, eye

F -farm, farmer, father, feet, fire, fish, floor, flower

G - game, garden, girl, good-bye, grass, ground, 

H - hand, head, hill, home, horse, house

K - kitty

L - leg, letter

M - man, men, milk, money, morning, mother

N - name, nest, night

P - paper, party, picture, pig

R - rabbit, rain, ring, robin

S - Santa Claus, school, seed, sheep, shoe, sister, snow, song, squirrel, stick, street, sun

T - table, thing, time, top, toy, tree

W - watch, water, way, wind, window, wood

Practice Ideas

Two simple ways for your students to practice reading, writing and spelling the nouns in this Dolch sight word list:

1) Ask the student to write three of these nouns on his paper and draw a picture for each one. Then ask him to write the noun two more times under each picture.


dolch word sight word list - apple
2) Give students a list of 5-10 nouns, each  beginning with a  different letter of the alphabet. Ask the  student to first copy your list, then  write the words again  in ABC order.                        

More Dolch Resources

Sight Word Games:
Sight Word Lists:
  • Kindergarten sight words: A list of preprimer and primer sight words from the Dolch service list, along with several aways to practice the words with your young students.
  • First grade sight words: Printable list of 40 1st grade sight words, along with ideas for practicing these words at home or at school.

We have lots more kids' spelling practice ideas as well!

Go to main page for 1st grade spelling words

Go to main page for 2nd grade spelling

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