Sight Words

  • While by the time our kids leave Malta, they'll have read over 10,000 different and new words (incredible, but true!), about 100 are words that they will see every day from kindergarten on up. These are called High Frequency or Sight words. These are words that need to become fast, fluent, and automatic not only becuase they are seen so often, but becuase they can be used to form links to other new and more difficult words:

    Words 1-25

    the, of, and, a, to, in, is, you, that, it, he, was, for, on, are, as, with, his, they, I, at, be, this, have, from

    Words 26-50

    or, one, had, by, word, but, not, what, all, were, we, when, your, can, said, there, use, an, each, which, she, do, how, their, if

    Words 51-75

    will, up, other, about, out, many, then, them, these, so, some, her, would, make, like, him, into, time, has, look, two, more, write, go, see

    Words 76-100

    number, no, way, could, people, my, than, first, water, been, call, who, its, now, find, long, down, day, did, get, come, made, may, part, over