• Sight Words

    These are the sight words we were working on in class. These are the most important sight words for your student to have for first grade.

    I        see       like      can     a     go       little      this      with     the     see     what     we     my     to     was     for     where     have     play     and     look     are     me     he said     you     is     she     do     he     all     would     could     home

    More Sight Words

    If your child knows all of the above sight words and you would like to work on more while you are home, here is Fry's list of 100 sight words to learn!

    a, about, all, an, and, are, as, at, be, been, but, by, called, can, come, could, day, did, do, down, each, find, first, for, from, get, go, had, has, have, he, her, him, his, how, I, if, in, into, is, it, like, long, look, made, make, many, may, more, my, no, not, now, number, of, oil, on, one, or, other, out, part, people, said, see, she, sit, so, some, than, that, the, their, them, then, there, these, they, this, time, to, two, up, use, was, water, way, we, were, what, when, which, who, will, with, words, would, write, you, your


    What to do with Sight Words

    • Put sight words on flashcards and practice reading them. You can read them from a stack or tape them up around your house and read it whenever you see it. Hide them in places you see regularly like by your bed, a bathroom mirror, the refrigerator etc. 
    • Rainbow write your sight words using markers, crayons, pens, paint, pencils, or anything else colorful!
    • Use sight words in your writing to make complete sentences.
    • Look through books and do a scavenger hunt for a certain word or small group of words.