Welcome to American English Vocabulary: Dolch Sight Words – Lesson 26. 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.
Dolch Sight Words English Vocabulary Nouns Lesson 1 of 9
apple, baby, back, ball, bear, bed, bell, bird, birthday, boat
I ate an apple for lunch yesterday.
My favorite kind of pie is apple pie.
If you climb on that apple tree you might fall down
We saw a baby elephant at the zoo yesterday.
The baby boy cried because he was hungry.
Can you take care of a baby?
The bicycles are located in the back of the store.
I hurt my back playing basketball.
We need to go to the back of the line and wait.
He kicked the ball with his head.
She caught the ball in her hands.
I have a ball in my bag.
The young bear was following his mommy.
The brown bear is dangerous.
I saw a bear at the zoo.
I sleep in my bed at night.
Do you sleep in a comfortable bed?
Some people don’t sleep in a bed.
You can hear the school bell from across the street.
The fire alarm bell rang loudly.
If you ring the bell, everyone will hear you.
I saw a bird fly above me.
She sings as beautifully as a bird.
The young boy wanted to catch a bird.
When do you celebrate your birthday?
Let’s have a birthday party and eat cake.
Every birthday is a special day.
The fishing boat smells like fish.
I went on a boat ride.
The boat sank at the bottom of the ocean.
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.