The Fountas and Pinnell Quick Guide to Literacy Learning

This information-packed guide provides an important look at reading, writing, talking, and word study, while succinctly describing research-based instructional practices for high-impact literacy teaching.

Author: Irene C. Fountas

Publisher: Heinemann Educational Books

ISBN: 0325051283

Category: Education

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This information-packed guide provides an important look at reading, writing, talking, and word study, while succinctly describing research-based instructional practices for high-impact literacy teaching.

The Fountas Pinnell Literacy Continuum

There has never been a more comprehensive resource available to teachers that does what the continuum does - provide specific behaviors and understandings that are required at each level for students to demonstrate thinking within, beyond, ...

Author: Irene Fountas

Publisher: Heinemann Educational Books

ISBN: 0325060789

Category: Education

Page: 704

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Take advantage of our pre-publication price and order now! What can change the landscape of literacy education in every classroom? The Fountas & Pinnell Literacy Continuum: Expanded Edition! The Fountas & Pinnell Literacy Continuum: Expanded Edition is the newest edition of the beloved Continuum of Literacy Learning resource by best-selling literacy authors and educators, Irene Fountas and Gay Su Pinnell. There has never been a more comprehensive resource available to teachers that does what the continuum does - provide specific behaviors and understandings that are required at each level for students to demonstrate thinking within, beyond, and about the text. These behaviors and understandings describe what students will be expected to do in order to effectively read and understand the text. More in-depth, more intuitive, and more essential than ever-The Fountas & Pinnell Literacy Continuum, Expanded Edition enables teachers to construct a common vision for student achievement that effectively and efficiently engages all students in the robust, authentic and meaningful literacy learning every child deserves. The Literacy Continuum provides a way to look for specific evidence of learning from prekindergarten through grade eight, and across eight instructional contexts. Each instructional context contributes substantially, in different but complementary ways, to students' development of the literacy process. With this indispensable literacy tool, Fountas and Pinnell remind you of The Literacy Continuum's critical role in transforming literacy teaching and learning. (Re)Discover The Fountas & Pinnell Literacy Continuum, Expanded Edition to: elevate your language and literacy expertise develop an understanding of the demands of texts on readers build your understanding of the reading and writing process and how it changes over time hone your observation of students' literacy behaviors teach toward student integration of the Systems of Strategic Actions articulate the literacy curriculum within and across grade levels activate the responsive teaching that meets students where they are and brings them forward with intention and precision build professional learning opportunities with colleagues create a common vision and common language for literacy in your school. Look for these new enhancements inside: Streamlined organization and navigation Expanded behaviors and examples across the continua First appearance of a behavior or goal or text characteristic is indicated by a red square (Behaviors are acquired and then elaborated over time) Clear organization of and explicit links to the Systems of Strategic Actions Four-color design for clarity and focus Also check out our new on-demand mini-course: Thinking and Talking About Books Across the Day.

Genre Quick Guide

This handy reference guide contains a master genre chart outlining the definitions, key characteristics (noticings), and a list of mentor texts by genre.

Author: Irene C. Fountas

Publisher: Heinemann Educational Books

ISBN: 0325044384

Category: Education

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This spiral-bound companion to Genre Study: Teaching with Fiction and Nonfiction Books is designed to help you actively engage students in the exploration of texts so that they can notice and name genre characteristics and construct working definitions that guide their thinking as readers and writers. This handy reference guide contains a master genre chart outlining the definitions, key characteristics (noticings), and a list of mentor texts by genre. In this resource, Irene Fountas and Gay Su Pinnell help you and your students lay the groundwork for a lifetime of literacy exploration and an understanding of the following genres: Fiction Genres Realistic Fiction Historical Fiction Fantasy Traditional Literature folktales fairy tales fables legends epics ballads myths Modern Fantasy animal fantasy low fantasy high fantasy Science Fiction Nonfiction Genres Nonfiction Narrative Nonfiction Biography Autobiography Memoir Expository Nonfiction Persuasive Procedural Hybrid Forms of Poetry

Genre Prompting Guide for Fiction

Irene Fountas and Gay Su Pinnell's Genre Study Prompting Guide for Fiction and Genre Study Prompting Guide for Nonfiction, Poetry, and Test Takingare comprehensive tools that you can use to explore fiction and nonfiction genres with your ...

Author: Irene C. Fountas

Publisher: Heinemann Educational Books

ISBN: 0325042519

Category: Education

Page: 84

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Save money when you buy both Genre Prompting Guides together, or the entire Genre Study Suite Bundle! Irene Fountas and Gay Su Pinnell's Genre Study Prompting Guide for Fiction and Genre Study Prompting Guide for Nonfiction, Poetry, and Test Taking are comprehensive tools that you can use to explore fiction and nonfiction genres with your students during interactive read-aloud, Reader's workshop, Writer's workshop, guided reading lessons, shared reading, and intervention lessons. The prompts in these ready-reference flip charts are designed to help teachers guide students' inquiry toward explicit understandings of the characteristics of genres. Each prompting guide contains precise language for teaching readers how to focus their thinking and understanding of genres through inquiry. In the Genre Study Prompting Guide for Fiction, Fountas and Pinnell have organized fiction prompts by genre as well as by literary elements and structure. Help you and your students lay the groundwork for a lifetime of literacy exploration and an understanding of the following genres: Contemporary Realistic Fiction Historical Fiction Traditional Literature Folktales Fairy Tales Fables Legends Epics Ballads Myths Modern Fantasy Animal Fantasy Low Fantasy High Fantasy Science Fiction Other products in the Genre Study Suite: Genre Study: Teaching with Fiction and Nonfiction Books Genre Study Quick Guide, A Companion to Genre Study: Teaching with Fiction and Nonfiction Books Genre Study Prompting Guide for Nonfiction, Poetry, and Test Taking

Guiding Readers and Writers Grades 3 6

Describes what is necessary to have a quality literacy program in the upper elementary grades.

Author: Irene C. Fountas

Publisher: Heinemann Educational Books

ISBN: 0325003106

Category: Education

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Describes what is necessary to have a quality literacy program in the upper elementary grades.

Systems for Change in Literacy Education

Systems for Change offers specific - and, quite often, unique - suggestions for planning and implementing a literacy professional development course.

Author: Carol A. Lyons

Publisher: Heinemann

ISBN: UOM:39015054453132

Category: Education

Page: 262

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Systems for Change offers specific - and, quite often, unique - suggestions for planning and implementing a literacy professional development course.

A Coordinator s Guide to Help America Read

This outstanding resource provides everything you need to know to run a successful literacy volunteer training program, no matter who the volunteers are or where they are working.

Author: Gay Su Pinnell

Publisher: Greenwood

ISBN: UOM:39015040074356

Category: Education

Page: 131

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This outstanding resource provides everything you need to know to run a successful literacy volunteer training program, no matter who the volunteers are or where they are working.

Help America Read

Offers lesson plans, time management tips, phonics information, and guidelines for working with individuals and groups for the literacy volunteer

Author: Gay Su Pinnell

Publisher: Heinemann

ISBN: UOM:39015040537931

Category: Education

Page: 106

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Offers lesson plans, time management tips, phonics information, and guidelines for working with individuals and groups for the literacy volunteer

Literacy Beginnings

In Literacy Beginnings, Gay Su Pinnell and Irene Fountas bring their characteristically rich, comprehensive, and practical insights to the frontier of early literacy.

Author: Gay Su Pinnell

Publisher: Heinemann Educational Books

ISBN: 0325099251

Category: Education

Page: 472

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Now aligned to the Expanded Edition of The Fountas & Pinnell Literacy Continuum! Play and language are critical learning tools for the prekindergarten child. Through play and language, they learn about their world and about themselves. Play and language are also the most important tools for early literacy learning. Think of the young child who takes a memo pad and marker around to family members, "taking orders" for dinner. Like all emergent readers and writers, this child makes no distinction between play and literacy-both involve curiosity, excitement, learning, and discovery. In Literacy Beginnings, Irene C. Fountas and Gay Su Pinnell bring their characteristically rich, comprehensive, and practical insights to the frontier of early literacy. They show you how to tap into young children's curiosity to introduce them to the world of literacy in joyful, engaging ways.

Spanish Prompting Guide Part 1

The Fountas & Pinnell Spanish Prompting Guide, Part 1 for Oral Reading and Early Writing is a flip-chart tool that you can use to enhance your teaching power in guided reading lessons; intervention lessons; shared reading; independent ...

Author: Irene Fountas

Publisher: Heinemann Educational Books

ISBN: 0325092842

Category: Education

Page: 82

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Genre Prompting Guide for Nonfiction Poetry and Test Taking

Irene Fountas and Gay Su Pinnell's Genre Prompting Guide for Fiction and Genre Prompting Guide for Nonfiction, Poetry, and Test Taking are comprehensive tools that you can use to explore fiction and nonfiction genres with your students ...

Author: Irene C. Fountas

Publisher: Heinemann Educational Books

ISBN: 0325042985

Category: Education

Page: 82

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Save money with the Genre Study Suite Bundle! The Fountas & Pinnell Genre Prompting Guide for Fiction and Genre Prompting Guide for Nonfiction, Poetry, and Test Taking are comprehensive tools that you can use to explore fiction and nonfiction genres with your students during interactive read-aloud, Reader's workshop, Writer's workshop, guided reading lessons, shared reading, and intervention lessons. The prompts in these ready reference flip charts are designed to help teachers guide students' inquiry toward explicit understandings of the characteristics of genres. Each prompting guide contains precise language for teaching readers how to focus their thinking and understanding of genre through inquiry. Nonfiction Narrative Nonfiction Biography Autobiography Memoir Expository Nonfiction Persuasive Texts Procedural Texts Hybrid Texts Poetry Test Taking Multiple Choice Questions Constructed Response Questions Other products in the Genre Study Suite: Genre Study: Teaching with Fiction and Nonfiction Books Genre Quick Guide - Companion to Genre Study: Teaching with Fiction and Nonfiction Books Genre Study Prompting Guide for Fiction

Spanish Prompting Guide for Comprehension

The goal is to help students think in three broad ways. 1. Thinking Within the Text Noticing and using the information that is directly stated in the text 2. Thinking Beyond the Text Noticing what is implied, not explicitly stated 3.

Author: Irene Fountas

Publisher: Heinemann Educational Books

ISBN: 0325092850

Category: Education

Page: 82

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The Fountas & Pinnell Spanish Prompting Guide 2, for Comprehension: Thinking, Talking, and Writing contains precise language to use when teaching, prompting for, and reinforcing effective strategic actions in reading and writing with your Spanish speaking students. Classroom teachers, reading specialists, literacy teachers, and literacy coaches can use the flip chart as a ready reference while working with students in several instructional setting and contexts. Fountas and Pinnell provide language for teaching readers how to focus or expand their thinking through talk and writing before, during, and after reading. The goal is to help students think in three broad ways. 1. Thinking Within the Text Noticing and using the information that is directly stated in the text 2. Thinking Beyond the Text Noticing what is implied, not explicitly stated 3. Thinking About the Text Analyzing the writer's craft and thinking critically about the whole text. The prompts in this flip chart tool are designed to help teachers help teachers demonstrate, prompt for, or reinforce effective reading behaviors related to comprehension including Self-monitoring and Self-correcting Searching for and Using Meaning Summarizing Predicting Inferring Making Connections Synthesizing Analyzing Critiquing

Fountas Pinnell Prompting Guide

The language in this guide will improve the reader's or writer's ability to solve problems and use strategic actions independently.

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ISBN: 0325089655

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Guided Reading

Much has been written on the topic of guided reading over the last twenty years, but no other leaders in literacy education have championed the topic with such depth and breadth as Irene Fountas and Gay Su Pinnell.

Author: Irene Fountas

Publisher: Heinemann Educational Books

ISBN: 0325086842

Category: Education

Page: 630

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Much has been written on the topic of guided reading over the last twenty years, but no other leaders in literacy education have championed the topic with such depth and breadth as Irene Fountas and Gay Su Pinnell. In the highly anticipated second edition of Guided Reading, Fountas and Pinnell remind you of guided reading's critical value within a comprehensive literacy system, and the reflective, responsive teaching required to realize its full potential. Now with Guided Reading, Second Edition, (re)discover the essential elements of guided reading through: a wider and more comprehensive look at its place within a coherent literacy system a refined and deeper understanding of its complexity an examination of the steps in implementation-from observing and assessing literacy behaviors, to grouping in a thoughtful and dynamic way, to analyzing texts, to teaching the lesson the teaching for systems of strategic actions a rich text base that can support and extend student learning the re-emerging role of shared reading as a way to lead guided and independent reading forward the development of managed independent learning across the grades an in-depth exploration of responsive teaching the role of facilitative language in supporting change over time in students' processing systems the identification of high-priority shifts in learning to focus on at each text level the creation of a learning environment within which literacy and language can flourish. Through guided reading, students learn how to engage in every facet of the reading process and apply their reading power to all literacy contexts. Also check out our new on-demand mini-course: Introducing Texts Effectively in Guided Reading Lessons

Sing a Song of Poetry Grade 2 Revised Edition

Specific references to the Sing a Song of Poetry poems in the Phonics, Spelling and Word Study Systems

Author: Irene Fountas

Publisher: Heinemann Educational Books

ISBN: 0325099162

Category: Education

Page: 288

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This companion to the Fountas & Pinnell Phonics, Spelling, and Word Study System series uses poetry to its full advantage to expand children's oral language capabilities, develop phonological awareness, and teach about the intricacies of print. The poems in Sing a Song of Poetry immerse students in rich, rhythmical language, providing age appropriate opportunities to enjoy language through shared reading, stimulate oral language development, connect words, and much more. Poetry enhances any early childhood curriculum. 225 poems Increased support around poetry and how it works Language and ideas consistent with the language and ideas included in the Fountas & Pinnell Literacy Continuum. Specific references to the Sing a Song of Poetry poems in the Phonics, Spelling and Word Study Systems

Leveled Books K 8

Discusses the use of leveled texts in kindergarten through eighth-grade classrooms, examines the "text base" needed for effective language literacy instruction, provides guidelines for creating a high-quality leveled book collection and ...

Author: Irene C. Fountas

Publisher: Heinemann Educational Books

ISBN: UVA:X004906373

Category: Education

Page: 276

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Fountas & Pinnell take you through every aspect of leveled books from how to select and use them for different instructional purposes to prototype descriptions for fiction and nonfiction books at each level.

Interactive Writing

Interactive Writing is specifically focused on the early phases of writing, and has special relevance to prekindergarten, kindergarten, grade 1 and 2 teachers.

Author: Andrea McCarrier

Publisher: F&p Professional Books and Mul

ISBN: 032509926X

Category: Education

Page: 320

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Interactive Writing is specifically focused on the early phases of writing, and has special relevance to prekindergarten, kindergarten, grade 1 and 2 teachers.

Fountas Pinnell Prompting Guide

The goal is to help students think in three broad ways: 1. Thinking Within the Text Noticing and using the information that is directly stated in the text 2. Thinking Beyond the Text Noticing what is implied, not explicitly stated 3.

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ISBN: 0325089663

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When Readers Struggle

Offers reading teachers effective strategies for helping students in kindergarten through third grade overcome reading and writing difficulties and become proficient readers.

Author: Gay Su Pinnell

Publisher: F&p Professional Books and Mul

ISBN: 0325089671

Category: Education

Page: 577

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Offers reading teachers effective strategies for helping students in kindergarten through third grade overcome reading and writing difficulties and become proficient readers.

Teaching for Comprehending and Fluency

A practical guide for teaching comprehension and fluency in the kindergarten through eighth-grade classroom with instruction on reading levels, writing about reading, and interactive read-aloud and literature study; and contains a DVD with ...

Author: Irene C. Fountas

Publisher: Heinemann

ISBN: UOM:39015077662750

Category: Education

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A practical guide for teaching comprehension and fluency in the kindergarten through eighth-grade classroom with instruction on reading levels, writing about reading, and interactive read-aloud and literature study; and contains a DVD with over 100 blackline masters, forms, and checklists.