High Frequency Words

High Frequency Words
These lists of High Frequency words are from the Dolch Word List. The Dolch Word List is also called Sight Words or The Dolch 220. The Dolch Word List includes the most frequently used words in the English language. Sight words make up 50 to 70 percent of any general text.
 
You may practice these additional sight words with your child. Our goal is the first grade 100 sight words by the end of the year, but your child can continue to learn additional sight words from lists 1st on.
Click on the links below to open up a 'flashcard' type powerpoint your child can use to practice sight words at home!

Activities to use with sight words:

-Make flashcards with the words on them.
-Have your child point to the letters and name the letters in each sight word.
-Have your child find the sight words in magazines, newspapers, and books.
-Have your child make these words using playdough, writing them in salt, sand, or shaving cream.
-Play a memory game using the sight words.