Use a sight words list to help
your early learners soar into
reading success! Take a look through this directory. Then select the
resources that are most appropriate for your students.
that these word lists are valuable resources when planning classroom
practice exercises and at-home learning activities. Don't miss the
flash cards at the bottom of the page.
Words List - By Grade Level
A list of preprimer and primer sight
words from the Dolch service list, along with several aways to
with your young students.
First grade sight
Printable list of 40 1st grade sight words, along with
ideas for practicing these words at home or at school.
Second grade sight
List of 46 words divided into 3 sections for
Dolch sight words list:
list of the Dolch "service" sight words, arranged by grade level. These
are essential non-noun words that young readers need to recognize
instantly and spell easily.
alphabetical list of the Dolch nouns. This is a great resource for
making your own classroom games, word walls and worksheets. It's easy
for kids to draw pictures of these words and use picture clues to help
them read the words.
More Activities to Learn
Basic Sight Words! - Links to popular sight word lists and
fun ways to learn them
Practice your sight words
list with a set of these flash cards. We used the Dolch words for these
Find lots of fun ways to practice sight words with these
Fry's List of
important list of sight words was compiled in order of frequency.
Believe it or not, in his research, Dr. Fry found that just 25 words
make up about 1/3 of of all printed English text. You'll find these
words in Set 1 below. The
first 300 words make up 65% of all written text. These words
essential for your beginning readers to read instantly and spell
more about this list at any of these links. Skim the lists to see which
words are most appropriate for your learners (or yourself).
print and practice!
Please note that we
have lots of sight word
games and activities to help provide plenty of fun practice
with each important sight words list.
We also recommend this set of over 300 fun online learning
offered by one of our affiliates. I've also set up a Sight
Words products store