Sight words are an important building block when learning to read. English language can be confusing at times, and memorizing the most frequently used words is extremely helpful for children to learn to read quicker and to build confidence.
Sight words, also known as Fry words, are broken up into lists for each grade level. The idea is to master each list before moving on to the next.
How to Teach Sight Words
There are many different ways to learn and memorize sight words.
Just searching sight words on Pinterest will give you many worksheets, games, and activities.
One of my favorite methods of teaching sight words is flash cards. It’s simple and easy to use. You can use flash cards many different ways.
I’ve created some simple flash cards for the first 100 fry words, and you can use them too!
Other Sight Word Learning Options
If you don’t have access to a printer, you can still download the flashcards and just use them on screen on your phone, tablet, or computer. You can also make your own with the list the following list.
First 100 Fry Words