Grade Level Resources

Each grade level contains the following Literacy Footprints resources:


The downloadable resources included will provide the tools and extra support needed as you carry out the Literacy Footprints lessons. The blank lesson templates will provide the scaffolding needed to implement the guided reading framework lessons for additional books, beyond those included with our system.


Assessment resources include progress monitoring running records, word study inventories, and other checklists that help you decide how to target powerful guided reading lessons.


Observe Literacy Footprints lesson components in action, along with instructional tips for implementing data and how to utilize teaching tools.

Interactive Read-Aloud

Carefully curated collection of trade books and corresponding whole-group lessons directly link with comprehension strategies in Literacy Footprints.


Printable copies of the tests found within the Toolkit for Test-Taking Strategies texts designed for students in grades 3 through 5/6. Follows the Literacy Footprints framework, giving students specific strategies during test taking within the familiar setting of a guided reading session.