Teaching Resource

Oxford Wordlist Mats - Words 1 to 354

PDF | 5 pages|Grades: F - 3

A set of five Oxford Wordlist Mats to assist students with their reading and spelling.

A teaching resource for students to use when learning their sight words and developing their reading skills.

Print and laminate a class set of the Oxford Wordlist Mats and encourage your students to refer to the mats when reading and spelling.

  NSW Curriculum alignment

  Victorian Curriculum alignment

  Australian Curriculum alignment

  • ACELA1486

    Recognise and know how to write most high frequency words including some homophonesElaborationsdrawing on meaning and context to spell single-syllable homophones, for example ‘break’ or ‘brake’ and ‘ate’ or ‘eightâ...

  • ACELA1817

    Know how to read and write some high-frequency words and other familiar wordsElaborationsknowing how to write some high-frequency words recognised in shared texts and texts being read independently, for example ‘and’, ‘my’, ‘...

  • ACELA1821

    Use visual memory to read and write high-frequency words Elaborationslearning an increasing number of high-frequency words recognised in shared texts and texts being read independently, for example ‘one’, ‘have’, ‘themâ...

  • ACELA1823

    Use knowledge of letter patterns and morphemes to read and write high-frequency words and words whose spelling is not predictable from their soundsElaborationsusing known words in writing and spelling unknown words using morphemic knowledge of letter...

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Kimberly Feher

This would be great in alphabetical order too to help the older students in writing

Kimberly Feher · Feb 28th, 2020

Paul (Teach Starter)

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Paul (Teach Starter) · Feb 28th, 2020

Morgan Sommers

Hi, would love a 1-50 list for Foundation (prep) students. This would be fantastic!

Morgan Sommers · Feb 25th, 2020

Stephanie (Teach Starter)

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Stephanie (Teach Starter) · Feb 25th, 2020

Sylvia Free

Thank you. I will keep these on file until I have my own classroom.


Sylvia Free · Aug 27th, 2017

Victoria (Teach Starter)

Hi Sylvia,
Thank you for your positive comment.
I hope you find this resource useful.
Kind regards,

Victoria (Teach Starter) · Aug 29th, 2017

Resource Updates

  • This resource has been updated so that the words in each list appear in alphabetical order.

    Change by Stephanie (Teach Starter) Mar 8th, 2021

  • A list for the first 50 words has been added.

    Addition by Paul (Teach Starter) Feb 27th, 2020

  • Spelling error fixed on page 4.

    Fix by Victoria (Teach Starter) Aug 29th, 2017

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