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Dolch Words - these words are also known as "sight words."
Dolch words are taught, starting in first grade.
The list of these common words was first published by Edward William Dolch, PhD in 1948.
The other spelling word lists that are used are the Dolch lists.
These lists were compiled in 1936 by Edward William Dolch, Ph.D, who made the lists from the most commonly used words in children's books.Advertisement
Words on the Dolch list are meant to be learned by sight.
A second grade spelling curriculum should incorporate compound words, Dolch words and progressively advanced phonics.
These words, also known as Fry's Instant Words and the Dolch List, are often words young children have difficulty recognizing.