October 23, 2020

What are Dolch Sight words?

 

In the context of English Learning, there comes another concept named “Dolch sight words”. These are those frequency words that appear most in the English vocabulary. Whether it is any school book, article, blog, or any high-quality research paper, these words appear the most. Dolch sight words are 220 in number and serve as the betterment in the fluency of reading English.

These words are divided into a noun and non-noun words that are enlisted as;

  • Non-noun words:
    • Pre-premier (40 words) – a, and, come, funny, go, two, were, help, here, …
    • Premier (52 words) – all, black, eat, they, this, ride, please, good, …
    • Grade 1 (41 words) – after, ask, every, from, live, once, take, them, …
    • Grade 2 (46 words) – always, before, best, could, does, pull, would, …
    • Grade 3 (41 words) – about, carry, draw, drink, myself, never, own, …
  • Noun words (95 words) – ball, bell, egg, farm, children, corn, fish, flower, …

Why is it important to learn Dolch sight words?

English reading fluency is increased by the learning Dolch sight words because these words appear in every document of the educational process from a lower grade to higher grade.

When the students will learn Dolch sight words then it will be easy to proceed in the educational life. In the technological world, these words are also the most commonly used. The whole internet works on the English language as it is known as an international language. The data which is transmitted from one place to another is also displayed in the English language. So, spelling words and grammatical rules are important for the children to learn.

What are the tools used for learning new words?

As the technology world is enhancing and increasing day by day, so the new tools and applications are coming onboard day by day. It becomes difficult for someone to believe which tool is best because some tools are paid. One of the best tools for this purpose is SpellQuiz that is very useful for the students in the English learning process.

This tool is based on the grading system that is grouped into the different words entitled under Grade 1 to Grade 12. On the other hand, it makes the learner comfortable because it is the most widely used tool for learning new words.