Sight words are those words commonly found in print; they typically represent half of all printed material. Automatically recognizing a sight word helps a child with both reading and writing.
The kindergarten sight words presented below are categorized into four groups. Mastering the sight words on the first list is the goal. However, many children master these words quickly. Proceeds with the other lists as needed.
Kindergarten Sight Words – List 1
Kindergarten Sight Words – List 2
Kindergarten Sight Words – List 3
Kindergarten Sight Words – List 4
There are many lists of sight words circulating today. Most of these lists will have many words in common. Contact your school district to obtain your school’s sight word list or use the ones above to help your child obtain a sight word vocabulary.