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Sight Word Assessment
Sight Word Assessment
Worksheet
Sight Word Assessment
Assess your students’ ability to recognize common sight words using this quick assessment.
Kindergarten
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Sight Words Hopper
Sight Words Hopper
Game
Sight Words Hopper
Cuz-Cuz needs your help! Guide him through the mud by identifying sight words in this colorful, interactive game with audio support for early readers. Play now!
Kindergarten
Reading & Writing
Game
Sight Words Demolition
Sight Words Demolition
Game
Sight Words Demolition
Kids help demolish a building by identifying sight words in this engaging game.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Game
Complete the Sentence: Common Sight Words
Complete the Sentence: Common Sight Words
Worksheet
Complete the Sentence: Common Sight Words
Combining writing and sight word practice, this complete-the-sentence worksheet is packed with learning.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Let's Spell: Tricky Word Challenge
Let's Spell: Tricky Word Challenge
Worksheet
Let's Spell: Tricky Word Challenge
This vocabulary exercise will help your child recall how to spell some tricky, high-frequency words!
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Who Is Mae Jemison?
Who Is Mae Jemison?
Worksheet
Who Is Mae Jemison?
Ask students to read an interesting biography about Dr. Mae Jemison and then answer questions about the text!
1st grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Preschool Independent Study Packet - Week 1
Preschool Independent Study Packet - Week 1
Workbook
Preschool Independent Study Packet - Week 1
Week 1 of this independent study packet for preschoolers contains everything you need to keep young learners engaged on key skills, from practicing uppercase letters to learning two-dimensional shapes.
Preschool
Reading & Writing
Workbook
Sight Words Drummer
Sight Words Drummer
Game
Sight Words Drummer
Kids can get in the groove and play sight word beats in the correct order.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Game
Sight Words 2
Sight Words 2
Guided Lesson
Sight Words 2
In first grade, kids are piecing together all the words and letters they can decode in order to build stronger reading fluency. This is why their understanding of sight words, or commonly occurring words, is so important. This guided lesson familiarizes first graders with the sight words they will most frequently encounter in texts, boosting their decoding and comprehension skills.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Guided Lesson
Position Words
Position Words
Worksheet
Position Words
Whose messy room is this? Your child can help clean up this messy room while learning a few position words in the process.
Kindergarten
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Blending 2
Blending 2
Guided Lesson
Blending 2
Teaching kids to blend, or combine, sounds in order to pronounce new words is an important element to first grade reading. Segmenting the sounds that make up a word, and then blending those sounds to pronounce them correctly, can be a tricky skill to master. This lesson helps take first graders through this process, with guided practice and helpful examples.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Guided Lesson
Kindergarten Sight Word Clouds
Kindergarten Sight Word Clouds
Game
Kindergarten Sight Word Clouds
Kindergarten
Reading & Writing
Game
Match Game: Sight Word Memory Match
Match Game: Sight Word Memory Match
Worksheet
Match Game: Sight Word Memory Match
Help your child strengthen his memorization skills with this printable worksheet, which uses sight words in a simple matching game.
Kindergarten
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Match Opposite Words
Match Opposite Words
Game
Match Opposite Words
Matching opposites can be a great way to hone reading and comprehension skills.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Game
Sight Words Balloon Pop: Set 1
Sight Words Balloon Pop: Set 1
Game
Sight Words Balloon Pop: Set 1
In this fast-paced reading challenge, kids pop sight words balloons.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Game
First Grade Independent Study Packet - Week 2
First Grade Independent Study Packet - Week 2
Workbook
First Grade Independent Study Packet - Week 2
This independent study packet for Week 2 offers first graders a host of learning activities in reading, writing, and math.
1st grade
Social studies
Workbook
Winter Word Search
Winter Word Search
Worksheet
Winter Word Search
It may be cold outside but it's never too cold for learning! Your child will build her vocabulary as she searches for words related to winter.
3rd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Mae Jemison Mini Book
Mae Jemison Mini Book
Worksheet
Mae Jemison Mini Book
Young learners will enjoy tracing, coloring, and assembling this mini book about astronaut and scientist Mae Jemison.
Kindergarten
Social studies
Worksheet
Let's Go Camping: Word Search
Let's Go Camping: Word Search
Worksheet
Let's Go Camping: Word Search
Want to get your child geared up for the next family camping trip? Let him search through these hidden camping-themed words.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Sight Words 2
Sight Words 2
Guided Lesson
Sight Words 2
In kindergarten, kids are piecing together all the words and letters they can decode in order to build stronger reading fluency. This is why their understanding of sight words, or commonly occurring words, is so important. This guided lesson familiarizes first graders with the sight words they will most frequently encounter in texts, boosting their decoding and comprehension skills.
Kindergarten
Reading & Writing
Guided Lesson
Sight Words Cloud Catcher: Set 1
Sight Words Cloud Catcher: Set 1
Game
Sight Words Cloud Catcher: Set 1
Kids fly in the sky and turn clouds into rainbows by clicking on the sight words.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Game
Kindergarten Sight Words Bingo
Kindergarten Sight Words Bingo
Worksheet
Kindergarten Sight Words Bingo
Children will enjoy practicing high-frequency sight words with this sweet game of bingo!
Kindergarten
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Words That Begin With "I"
Words That Begin With "I"
Worksheet
Words That Begin With "I"
Indiana the iguana needs a little help with the letter "I". Your little reader will get some great practice with sight words.
1st grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
All About Mae Jemison Reader
All About Mae Jemison Reader
Worksheet
All About Mae Jemison Reader
Use this illustrated reader to help kids learn about Dr. Mae Jemison, the first African American woman to enter space.
Kindergarten
Social studies
Worksheet
Animal Word Search: Mammals
Animal Word Search: Mammals
Worksheet
Animal Word Search: Mammals
Teach your little scientist about warm-blooded animals with this fun printable word search.
2nd grade
Science
Worksheet

High Frequency Words

Some of the first words your child learns are high frequency words. High frequency words are exactly what they sound like -- words that come up often in speaking, reading, and writing, and that are easiest to learn simply by repetition. Help your child become familiar with high frequency words with our treasure trove of materials -- worksheets, flash cards, articles, lesson plans, and lots more.
After recently learning the alphabet, opening a book and seeing all of the now recognizable letters grouped together in ways young learners may not understand can be jarring. Many of those words are repeated often, compounding the confusion.
Learning these will drastically increase the understandability of a passage when a new reader approaches it. The most common list of high frequency words is a list of over 300 words commonly occurring in children’s literature, composed by Edward Dolch.
While it is inconceivable to have your students memorize all of the words in the English language, these high frequency words are being taught as sight words, meaning students should be able to read them simply by seeing them. Phonemic awareness can help, but many of the high frequency words are phonetically irregular.
There are many ways to approach learning these high frequency words:
  • Flashcards - Write the words on index cards and show them to the children. Start with 10 words. Once the student can quickly and consistently identify the first ten, start another 10, interspersing the first 10 so the student doesn’t forget them.
  • Word Search - Having students search for a particular pattern of letters in an otherwise randomly assembled field will help to cement this group of letters as a word when reading.
  • Complete the Sentence - Using high frequency words to fill in the blank in a sentence will not only help the students remember and identify the sight word, but also associate its meaning and usage.