Foundations Readers are decodable books that grow in complexity as students advance through the Foundations lessons. When introduced as instructed, every reader is 100% decodable!
Controlled fiction and nonfiction texts crafted by our experts integrate with activities from the Student Workbook to engage students in social learning, expand their background knowledge, and nurture their critical thinking skills.
Fiction books are integrated into every level, while nonfiction stories are introduced in Level C and continued through Level D.
With Foundations readers, students will meet unforgettable characters and go on imaginative adventures while practicing Reading Foundational Skills and covering the Reading Literature Standards.
Foundations nonfiction books are tailored to expand students' background knowledge and support them in developing the skills needed to read informational texts with success. These books are designed to meet the Reading standards for nonfiction.
Conveniently located in the back of the Foundations A Student Workbook, students create their own readers by gluing the correct picture onto each page. Foundations A student-created readers ensure that students develop good reading habits, preventing them from guessing and "picture reading."
Foundations B has two sets of readers:
Delightful stories that provide practice of multi-letter phonograms, uppercase letters, silent final E's, high-frequency words, and long vowels.
Continue to build fluency and increase student confidence with captivating stories controlled for phonograms and spelling rules and illustrated by student artists.
Eight nonfiction readers that explore a variety of STEM and multicultural topics. With multi-syllable words, longer sentences, and fascinating, informative nonfiction... you'll never guess they are phonics-controlled!
Students will learn important life lessons by reading the extraordinary adventures of a talking meerkat named Jax and his best friend, Miles! Miles and Jax strengthens a students' phonics skills while tapping into their curiosity and love for reading.
Used in the second half of Foundations C, Miles and Jax: Master Planners has been carefully designed so that students can sound out every word, even those commonly taught as sight words.
Foundations D Readers are nonfiction texts that expand students' background knowledge to further deepen their understanding of the literature books found in the Foundations D - Children's Literature Set.
Written and recorded by Jill Pearson, Cover Art by Ingrid Hess
Foundations incorporates these decodable readers with practice activities from the Student Workbook!