Grades

    Re: Sight Words
    KAnon

    On 8/03/14, Renee wrote:
    > How many sight words are your kindergarteners required
    to
    > learn by the end of the school year? With the Common
    Core
    > and all, my team and I are trying to determine how many
    > sight words are kindergarteners should learn by the end
    of
    > the year. Our 11 year old reading series only requires
    them
    > learning 18. We have some team members that want to
    use
    > the fry list and some only want to use the dolch list.
    >
    > Any and all thoughts/suggestions are appreciated.
    Thanks

    I use Dolch. We assess using MClass and DIBELS Next.
    There is a sight word recognition checklist included with
    that assessment that aligns with the words used in the
    Rigby Reader Benchmark readers we use. These words
    are from the Dolch list.