• K-5 Foundational Reading & Writing Skills

    Foundational Skills curriculum ensures a systematic, explicit focus on the systems of language underlying literacy, including phonology, orthography, semantics, syntax, discourse and pragmatics. District adopted curricular resources aim to provide our youngest students a more explicit, direct and systematic instructional approach that is rooted in the science of reading. Teachers are also receiving professional development to master the fundamentals of reading instruction.

     

    Portland Public Schools adopted curricular resources for foundational reading & writing skills include (click on logo for more information):

Contacts

Melissa Schachner
Director K-5 Language Arts & Social Studies
Diana Kruger
Academic Program Admin K-5 Language Arts & Social Studies
Anna Davis
TOSA K-5 Language Arts & Social Studies
503-916-3607
Brenda Gutierrez
TOSA K-5 Language Arts & Social Studies
Nicole McNutt
TOSA K-5 Language Arts & Social Studies
503-916-3639