Each of the five kits within Literacy Footprints contains sequenced, high-quality leveled texts in a variety of genres. Students will encounter traditional tales, realistic fiction, fantasy, and informational text. The lesson cards that accompany the books follow Jan Richardson’s “Next Step” lesson format. Each Literacy Footprints kit also includes a comprehensive Teaching Guide and the teaching materials needed for each lesson.
Lesson cards accompany each book. They follow Jan Richardson’s Next Step lesson format.
Each of the three kits features sequenced, high-quality leveled texts in a variety of genres. Students will encounter traditional tales, realistic fiction, fantasy and informational texts.
The Literacy Footprints online resource center provides teachers with a wealth of resources to support a successful implementation of the Literacy Footprints Guided Reading system. The site includes free downloadable literacy assessments, monitoring tools, and professional development support through free online video teaching resources.
Each Literacy Footprints Kits includes all of the unique teaching materials required to implement the lessons. Some additional teaching tools, which many schools have on hand, are also used in the lessons. We have gathered these tools together for a single price in our Literacy Footprints Resource Toolkit.