Teaching Resource

Sight Word Mini Books (First 12 Words)

PDF | 12 pages|Grades: F - 1

A set of 12 mini books to consolidate knowledge of first sight words.

Use this teaching resource in the classroom to teach and consolidate knowledge of the first 12 sight words.

Encourage your students to:

  • read the sight word on the front page.
  • identify the sight word in the context of a simple sentence.
  • draw a picture to show an understanding of  ‘What’s happening?’, ‘What state is being described?’, ‘Who or what is involved?’
  • trace the sight word.

How to Fold a Mini Book:


  Australian Curriculum alignment

  • ACELA1451

    Identify the parts of a simple sentence that represent ‘What’s happening?’, ‘What state is being described?’, ‘Who or what is involved?’ and the surrounding circumstancesElaborationsknowing that, in terms of ...

  • 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...

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Kelly O'connell

yes I did, and I also tried a comic sans. I’ll try again, thanks.

Kelly O'connell · Feb 10th, 2020

Tom (Teach Starter)

Hi Kelly,

This issue has now been fixed and the resource is ready for you to download again!
If you have any other questions or issues, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.

Tom (Teach Starter) · Feb 12th, 2020

Kelly O'connell

This is not printing correctly- seems to be multiple fonts on top of each other.

Kelly O'connell · Feb 10th, 2020

Alison Smith

hi Kelly, I have just checked here at our end and all seems to be fine. Did you choose the Victoria font from the download options?

Alison Smith · Feb 10th, 2020

Jill Hannan

The same thing happened to me with the font

Jill Hannan · Feb 10th, 2020

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