Heinemann, 2016 physical description 30 benchmark books, 1 assessment guide, 1 assessment forms book, 1 optional assessments student forms book, 1 literacy continuum book, prek8, expanded edition, 1 calculatorstopwatch, 17 purple folders, 30 student foldersrecord of reading progress. Reading levels are based on a system determined by fountas and pinnell in their book guided reading, good first teaching for all children. The running record assessment forms provide a book introduction, the typed text, a sidebar of reading characteristics, a scoring guide, comprehension questions with sample responses, and space to take notes and to jot student responses. This document is the executive summary of the field study of reliability and validity done on the benchmark assessment systems 1 and 2, second edition. Guidelines for runningreading record assessment for kindergarten to grade 6 5 the role of the teacher a teachers goal is to support students as they develop their reading skills on increasingly dif. Behaviors to notice teach and support level ab fountas and pinnell dra 12 nyc eclas 2 adapted from the continuum of literacy learning grades k8 fountas and pinnell behaviors to notice, teach and support name. Fountas and pinnell benchmark assessment system gssd.
Refer to the mcps minimum assessment framework for your grade for guidance. Each school can decide how far to take such students above grade level. Another system used in first grade is the reading recovery system of leveling, however, since we have students that read at a wide variety of levels in each grade, it is applicable to 2nd grade readers as well. It became clear that gaining strong behavioral evidence of understanding using talk as evidence was new or unfamiliar to many teachers. Reading levels reading levels are based on a system. Fountas and pinnell benchmark assessment system 1 and 2. Field testing was conducted with 498 students enrolled in a socioeconomically and ethnically diverse group of 22 schools from five geographic regions across the u. Accuracy rate circle the number of errors on the graph to determine the percent of words read correctly. Kindergarten through fifth grades will administer the benchmark assessment no more than four times each year. Fountas and pinnell resource benchmark assessment system 3rd. In our ongoing work in schools, we observed many teachers administering and scoring the comprehension conversation. This change helped to reduce the number of required assessments during the beginning of the year septoct. Keep in mind, if you run into any issues while using this site, you can live chat with us by clicking the button in the corner. Fountasandpinnellbenchmarkassessment instructional level expectations for reading beginning 1stinterval 2ndinterval ofyear assessment assessment endofyear.
In part 1 of the assessment, the student reads aloud and talks about the. Running records, foundational assessments and benchmarks. Heinemann, 2016 physical description 28 benchmark books, 1 assessment guide, 1 assessment forms book, 1 optional assessments student forms book, 1 literacy continuum book, prek8, expanded edition, 1 calculatorstopwatch, 17 green folders, 30 student foldersrecord of reading progress, 1. Teachers introduce new books each day, alternating between books at a students instructional and independent levels. Each of the highfrequency assessments includes a greater number of words that gradually increase in dif. Fountas and pinnell resource benchmark assessment system 1 o. Fountas and pinnell gradient are cited by most major publishers of leveled books for children. Benchmark passages assess comprehension and reward students progress from level to level. Each level has 2 fiction and 2 nonfiction passages. Benchmark passages assessments reading az reading az. Behaviors to notice teach and support level ab fountas and pinnell dra 12 nyc eclas 2 adapted from the continuum of literacy learning grades k8 fountas and pinnell behaviors to notice, teach and support. Wwc intervention report institute of education sciences.
They are one part of a threepart process that provides a more complete assessment of reading behavior and comprehension than any of the parts independently. Guidelines for runningreading record assessment guide. A message from literacy leaders irene fountas and gay su pinnell about the 3rd edition. The fountas and pinnell benchmark assessment system, created by irene fountas and gay su pinnell, is designed to place students appropriately into a guided reading program, show the gains in student achievement, progress monitoring and identify students in need of intervention those who are not meeting the districts proficiency levels. What is the fountas and pinnell benchmark assessment system. On a pc the installation wizard should begin automatically.
Displaying fountaspinnellreadingassessmentchecklistalllevels. Benchmark assessment system 1 optional assessments table of contents accessible in online resources for bas customers the full version of this resource requires registration. In part 1 of the assessment, the student reads aloud and talks about the systems original, precisely leveled fiction and nonfiction books, while the teacher observes and notes the readers behaviors on carefully constructed forms. Fountas and pinnell has designated 4 times aka intervals during the year this assessment can be administered.617 186 595 1389 845 1420 282 460 355 637 726 1385 862 784 1064 729 989 1204 358 284 440 918 1212 269 1223 928 1209 665 1351 411 1396 244 297 660 719 13 905 1098 790 398 974 290 515 763