Did you know that ALL the FPC Grade 1-3 resources are now available? This newsletter will bring you up to date on all the exciting Fountas & Pinnell Classroom™ resources that you can start using right now.
Whether you are already using FPC or you are considering it, turning a vision into action requires thoughtful planning and organizing. Fountas & Pinnell Classroom™ is a literacy system that allows you to operationalize your vision. You may be asking yourself, “Where do I start?” We’ll introduce you to an Action Plan that can help you assess how it aligns with your teaching values and see how you might introduce FPC in your classroom and an Implementation plan with detailed step by step guidance to help put your vision into practice and your students on the path to Literacy success.
For your struggling readers, LLI continues to be the most effective approach that consistently shows remarkable results. Many Districts have worked with us to assess the effectiveness of LLI in their Junior and Intermediate classrooms through a collaborative inquiry. If you still don’t have LLI in your grade 3-12 classes, check out this cost-efficient way to evaluate it with 3 or more classrooms
Have you explored this section on the Pearson Canada website yet? In this newsletter we will share with you a couple of strategies from the article posted there: Six reading and writing strategies from NYT bestselling author Jennifer Serravallo.
And if you’re looking for more options for leveled readers, we’ll show you where you can find these all in one convenient place with Pearson’s BOOK FINDER
Check out our regular Suggested Reading section for a selection of exciting new Professional Learning titles that will help you in your teaching and receive a discount for being a newsletter recipient.
Do you have a Success Story to share? We would love to hear stories of how your students have become avid readers with your guidance. Check out some of the great Canadian stories on our website and if you have one to share, send it along and you will receive a copy of The Literacy Quick Guide, and your student will receive a $20 Chapters gift certificate.
We would love to hear from you and get your feedback on the newsletter. If you would like to contribute to the newsletter and tell us about the work you are doing to enhance literacy in your schools, we would be very interested in featuring your district, school, teachers, or students in an upcoming edition. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Your Canadian Fountas and Pinnell team thanks you for all that you do to support literacy instruction in your classrooms