The end of the year expectation is that students will recognize these 50 words. The first grade end of the year expectation are these 50 plus 50 more for a total of 100 words. When students begin to read site words their confidence is boosted and their fluency increases! Noticing words in books, around the house or around town promotes literacy development. Also, snuggling up with your child and a bedtime story is a great way to pass on love for reading!!