What are the Magic Words

Magic Words are the most common words in English and are the most important words in learning to read and write.


​Magic 100 Words make up half of all the words in reading and writing.


These best-selling Magic Words cards are ideal for playing at home and school to learn the most important words in reading and writing.


Magic 100 Words (1-100 words) make up 50% of the words in reading.

Magic 200 Words (101-200 words) make up 65% of the words in reading.

Magic 300 Words (201-300 words) make up 70% of the words used in reading.



Learning the Magic Words rapidly improves reading, increases fluency and develops comprehension.