What is the purpose of the Dolch sight word assessment?

Dolch Sight Word Assessment This assessment records a student’s ability to read sight words. This assessment covers the 220 Dolch sight words, and it breaks them down into 9 manageable sections. After a student has learn a section of the sight words, they will be tested by the teacher.

How do you test sight words?

Simply point to the word on the list and put a “+” in the square on the assessment form if the student was able to say the word. If the student hesitates for more than 3 seconds before providing the word, sounds out the word, or provides the incorrect word, put a “-” in the square.

How do you teach second grade sight words?

Ways to Teach Sight Words

  1. make flashcards.
  2. create a “word wall”
  3. Create a word hunt and let your child find the words around the room.
  4. implement word lists in writing.
  5. turn the words into a song.

How often should you assess sight words?

Ideally, a formal sight word assessment should be administered at least once a month to progress monitor students’ growth with their sight word mastery. To administer this sight word assessment, the teacher should find time to work with each student one-on-one for the most accurate results.

How do you differentiate sight words from activity?

Differentiating Sight Word Instruction CAN Be Easy!

  1. STEP 1: Assess Your Students. First, you need a baseline assessment.
  2. STEP 2: Assign Word Lists. Sort your students by the word list.

How do you use Dolch sight word assessment?

Dolch Sight Word Assessment. Directions. Give each child a copy of the Dolch Sight Word List for the level you are assessing. Highlight the words correct or circle the words that are incorrect. Calculate the number of words correct and percentage correct. This will make it easy to track progess using a simple progress monitoring graph.

Why do 2nd grade Dolch sight words always pull?

2nd grade Dolch sight words always or around pull because read been right before sing

What are the second grade alphabetical order of sight words?

Dolch Sight Words: Second Grade Alphabetical Order 1. always 17. gave 33. these 2. around 18. goes 34. those 3. because 19. green 35. upon 4. been 20. its 36. us 5. before 21. made 37. use 6. best 22. many 38. very 7. both 23. off 39. wash 8. buy 24. or 40. which 9. call 25. pull 41.