First Grade Reading Words
(Tentative List Revised Jan. 2014)
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First Quarter Words
a, all, am, and, are, at, ate, away, be, big, black, blue, brown, but, came, can, come, did, do, down, eat, find, for, four, funny, get, go, good, have, he, help, here, I, in,, into is, it, jump, like, little, look, make, me, must, my, new, no, not, now, on, one, our, out, play, please, red, run, said, see, the, three, to, two, up, we, where, yellow, you
Second Quarter Words
after, again, an, any, as, ask, by, could, every, fly, from, give, giving, had, has, her, him, his, how, just, know, let, live, may, of, old, once, open, over, pretty, put, ran, ride, round, saw, say, she, so, some, soon, stop, take, thank, that, them, then, there, they, think, this, too, under, walk, want, was, well, went, were, what, when, white, who will, with, yes
Third Quarter Words
always, around, because, been before, best, both, buy, call, cold, does, don’t, fast, first five, found, gave, goes, green, its, made, many, off, or, pull, read, right, sing, sit, sleep, tell, their, these, those, upon, us, use, very, wash, which, why, wish, work, would, write, your
Fourth Quarter Words
about, better, bring, carry, clean, cut, done, draw, drink, eight, fall, far, full, got, grow, hold, hot, hurt, if, keep, kind, laugh, light, long, much, myself, never, only, own, pick, seven, shall, show, six, small, start, ten today, together, try, warm