Welcome to American English Vocabulary: Dolch Sight Words – Lesson 1. Improve your English vocabulary, reading, and comprehension skills by studying the Dolch Sight Words, an important vocabulary list which includes some of the most popular, often-used words in the English language. The Dolch Sight Words are organized by reading level, and include Pre-Kindergarten, Kindergarten, 1st Grade, 2nd Grade, and 3rd Grade. International English Learners are encouraged to pronounce each word numerous times, as well as use a translator and an English dictionary in order to increase fluency.
Part 1 – DIRECTIONS: Please read aloud the following words and sentences in English, then translate them and read them into your primary language using the translator on this page.
PRE-K DOLCH SIGHT WORDS – PART 1 OF 4:
a, and, away, big, blue, can, come, down, find, for
I drive a car.
Give me a dollar.
I read a book.
Michael and Maria are students.
I like fruits and vegetables.
She speaks English and Spanish.
We drove far away.
How far away is Los Angeles from here?
Go away, I need to sleep.
The big bus is at the bus station.
That tree is very big.
The big box is very heavy.
Blue is my favorite color.
She has a blue car.
The sky is blue.
Can you help me?
I can speak English.
They can work here.
I will come home from school.
Will you come to the game?
Did he come to work today?
Look down to see the ant.
I fell down the stairs.
He went up and down the ladder.
I want to find a new friend.
Did you find a job?
She likes to find new restaurants.
I wait for you.
He works for his company.
She reads for fun.
Part 2 – DIRECTIONS: Please watch and practice aloud with the vocabulary video below two or three times:
Part 3 – DIRECTIONS: Please watch the quiz video and do the quiz on your own paper. When you finish, let us know what you learned and your quiz score in the comments section below.