How to teach sight words –General tips
It is very important to teach sight words when teaching reading. We discuss many how-to’s, how to improve fluency, and non-decodable words on other pages of this site.
A few other points to remember:.
- Use short frequent practices rather than long.
- Directly teach words and then practice, practice, practice, and did I mention practice!
Sight words are important when teaching reading. However, that is only one part of learning to read. We need to make sure that we do not neglect any part of the reading process. For information on all of parts involved in learning to read, click on the following links.