How are readers assessed?

  • Teachers assess students by listening to them read throughout the year.

    Fountas & Pinnell benchmarks guide the teachers to determine students' level. 

     

     

Fountas & Pinnell Benchmarks by Grade
  • Fluency is determined, in part, by the number of correct words read per minute.

    Here is our guideline for fluency per grade.

Oral Reading Rates