Cleadon Church of England Academy

High Frequency Words

High Frequency Words are words that commonly occur in KS1 reading books and writing activities. Most of them are words that connot be sounded out. The aim is for your chld to be able to sight-read most or all of these words by the time they move to KS2 (year 3).

 

 

The fist 100 high-frequency words in order

 

1. the

26. are

51. so

76. about

2. and

27. up

52. me

77. got

3. a

28. had

53. down

78. their

4. to

29. my

54. dad

79. people

5. said

30. her

55. big

80. your

6. in

31. what

56. when

81.  put

7. he

32. there

57. it’s

82. could

8. I

33. out

58. see

83. house

9. of

34. this

59. looked

84. old

10. it

35. have

60. very

85. too

11. was

36. went

61. look

86. by

12. you

37. be

62. don’t

87. day

13. they

38. like

63. come

88. made

14. on

39. some

64. will

89. time

15. she

40. so

65. into

90. I’m

16. is

41. not

66. back

91. if

17. for

42. then

67. from

92. help

18. at

43. were

68. children

93. Mrs

19. his

44. go

69. him

94. called

20. but

45. little

70. Mr

95. here

21. that

46. as

71. get

96. off

22. with

47. no

72. just

97. asked

23. all

48. mum

73. now

98. saw

24. we

49. one

74. came

99. make

25. can

50. them

75. oh

100. an