What are the best sight words apps for iPhone and iPad?

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    #1Play Sight Words

    Play Sight Words
    With Play Sight Words your kids will improve their pre-reading skills while having fun playing different games. The app includes different levels of difficulty and helps children to recognize the words by repetition.
    Games

    iOS, Android

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Jack Bailey
    Written on November 4, 2017
    "My two girls are just entering the preschool age and I want to get them prepared for school as best as possible. The love playing on the iPad, so I searched for the best sight word apps available for the iPad. I stumbled upon the app Play Sight Words and was completely blown away. The app was simple to use, but very engaging for my kids. The love playing with the app and don't even realize that it is helping them learn the foundations of reading. Definitely an app I would recommend to all kids learning to read. "
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    #2Sight Words Learning Games

    Sight Words Learning Games
    Help your kids to improve their pre-reading skills with Sight Words Learning Games. This app features 6 educational games to help them to recognize sight words in an easy way.
    Games

    Android, iOS

    Free

    Barbara Williamson
    Written on July 6, 2018
    "My daughter just turned 3 last week and since she always into playing with her iPad, I thought of installing some apps like this one that might help with her vocabularies and at the same time she enjoys using it."
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    #3Sight Words by Photo Touch

    Sight Words by Photo Touch
    Sight Words by Photo Touch is a funny app which helps your kids to learn sight words by sight, sound and touch. This dynamic game is very easy to play and combines audio, voice and written words to improve their skills.
    Apps

    iOS

    Free

    David Ellis
    Written on November 6, 2017
    "This is a game that is interested for kids and keeps them happy. I download this and there is enough variety to keep them from getting bored. The only criticism I have that there is no way to track past performance and see what they kids are getting wrong. This would help a far as being educational."
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    #4Sight Words: Kids Learn

    Sight Words: Kids Learn
    Created by reading experts, Sight Words will help your kids to learn sight words in an easy and funny way. This app includes matching games, puzzles and audio pieces to boost their learning process. 
    Games

    iOS

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Melissa Kim
    Written on December 16, 2017
    "The neat thing about this app is the kids will be able to hear themselves getting better with words and speech and impress themselves! It's a great motivator for the little ones, the free selection is pretty big if you are skeptical, and the later packages are reasonably priced once you see that it truly works. "
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    #5Sight Words List

    Sight Words List

    Sight Words List is an app that offers you free and printable materials are designed to promote learning in the classroom and also at home. They have recently introduced a great new curriculum for teaching Phonemic Awareness (also called Pre-Phonics) to children.

    Apps

    iOS

    Free

    George Ross
    Written on November 3, 2017
    "I found this App pretty simple to use and understand, plus I liked that Parents can update it by adding new words. It has strong ratings across the board, though not a massive number of them. The next step is to look at the research about whether this general method is a good way to help teach your kids to read. "
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    #6Sight Words Ninja

    Sight Words Ninja
    With Sight Words Ninja kids will have fun while they learn to read. In this easy game they have to slice sight words, which will help them to recognize some words.
    Games

    iOS

    $1.99

    Dorothy Owens
    Written on October 31, 2017
    "When you are desperately trying to get a minute to make breakfast or do some chores and your three year old is jumping up and down trying to grab your attention, putting them in front of a tablet seems painful and makes you guilty, right? The idea with Sight Words Ninja is you can at least make the time educational and help them with reading. Unfortunately, this app just never seems to work right for me-- no sound, cut in half words, frustrated kiddo. Not good."
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    #7Sight Words Flash Cards

    Sight Words Flash Cards
    Sight Words Flash Cards is an app that will help your kids to develop their pre-reading skills. It features 4 different levels, each one shows flash cards with sight words that have to be recognized.


    Games

    iOS, Android

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Roger Ross
    Written on December 19, 2017
    "That game itself is as good as any but the ads are often and intrusive. What makes is worse is many of the ads are for items which are far from appropriate for small children who this game is designed for, terrible judgement on the developers part. "
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    #8SightWords Pro

    SightWords Pro
    SightWords Pro is a customizable tool to help kids to improve their pre-reading skills. The app includes more than 1.600 sight words. Choose a predefined flash card word list or add custom words and record pronunciation.
    Apps

    iOS

    $0.99

    Tyler Cooper
    Written on November 7, 2017
    "Perfect app for what everyone is looking for. This is a fantastic sight words app and gets my recommendation when it comes to such. Best part is it's only 99 cents, so it's not even expensive to try out."

Summary

Best What are the best sight words apps for iPhone and iPad
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1Play Sight WordsGames 8 Free
2Sight Words Learning GamesGames 7 Free
3Sight Words by Photo TouchApps 7 Free
4Sight Words: Kids LearnGames 7 Free
5Sight Words ListApps 5 Free
6Sight Words NinjaGames 4 Paid
7Sight Words Flash CardsGames 1 Free
8SightWords ProApps 0 Paid
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