Aug 3, 2014
On 8/03/14, Renee wrote:
> How many sight words are your kindergarteners required
> learn by the end of the school year? With the Common
> and all, my team and I are trying to determine how many
> sight words are kindergarteners should learn by the end
> the year. Our 11 year old reading series only requires
> learning 18. We have some team members that want to
> the fry list and some only want to use the dolch list.
> Any and all thoughts/suggestions are appreciated.
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.