Words Your Child Should Know

When children read, they are likely to see the words listed below between 50%-75% of the time. Therefore, it is important that your child know these words. If your child is in the First Grade this year, he/she should learn the words from the Pre-Primer, Primer, and First Grade lists.
Click here for Mrs. Oliveira's list of Dolch Words

Pre-Primer

Primer

First Grade

Second Grade

Third Grade

aallafteralwaysabout
andamagainaroundbetter
awayareanbecausebring
bigatanybeencarry
blueateasbeforeclean
canbeaskbestcut
comeblackbybothdone
downbrowncouldbuydraw
findbuteverycalldrink
forcameflycoldeight
funnydidfromdoesfall
godogivedon'tfar
helpeatgoingfastfull
herefourhadfirstgot
Igethasfivegrow
ingoodherfoundhold
ishashimgavehot
ithehowgoeshurt
jumpintojustgreenif
littlelikeknowitskeep
lookmustletmadekind
makenewlivemanylaugh
menomayofflight
mynowoforlong
notonoldpullmuch
oneouroncereadmyself
playoutopenrightnever
redpleaseoversingonly
runprettyputsitown
saidranroundsleeppick
seeridesometellseven
thesawstoptheirshall
threesaytaketheseshow
toshethankthosesix
twosothemuponsmall
upsoonthenusstart
wethatthinkuseten
yellowtherewalkverytoday
youtheywherewashtogether
thiswhenwhichtry
too whywarm
under wish
want work
was would
well write
went your
what
white
who
will
with
yes

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