• High Frequency Words

    These are the 50 DVUSD Kindergarten high frequency words. 

    ALL 50 HIGH FREQUENCY WORDS NEED TO BE READ BY THE END OF THE YEAR. 

    WORDS WITH A * MUST BE SPELLED CORRECTLY BY THE END OF THE SCHOOL YEAR. 

     

    the*     and*      his       want      said

    a          can       here*     for         so

    see      you*       of*       they      will 

    my       as*        on        have     were

    to         it          are*      some    what

    by        he*       she*      was*      we

    this      am         be          or         out

    at         in          do        come*    like*

    go       with       had       from*     one 

    is       good*     look*      that      them

     

    High Frequency Words are also known as "sight words" because students should see them and automatically recognize them by the end of the year.  

     

    Here are some suggestions to help your child learn these words:

    **Flash cards - make flash cards out of index cards.

    **Memory - make two sets of flash cards and play the memory game.

    **Have your child highlight these words when they find them in the newspaper, magazines, ect.

    **Make a word search puzzle  - puzzlemaker.com is a great website to make word searches.