Foundations of Reading Test (FORT)

COEHS FORT Page

*COEHS FORT
This is the go to spot for FORT information. Students can find study materials organized by format, as well as the latest information about upcoming FORT-related events.

 

Practice Tests

Foundations of Reading Practice Test (2014 version)
This test from Massachusetts is identical to that used in Wisconsin.

Foundations of Reading Practice Test: Practice Test Appendix (2014 version)
Same as above, with explanations of test answers.


Study Guides

Wisconsin Foundations of Reading Study Guide by Dr. Michael Ford & Tracey Starck
Useful to assess your understanding of the content knowledge on the FORT; list of terms.

Test Taking Strategies; What's on the Test? Test Design and Framework
From Pearson, the publisher of the test.

Foundations of Reading: Test Objectives
This resource is from Pearson, the publisher of the test.

 

Online & Print Books and Articles

Put Reading First: The Research Building Blocks for Teaching Children to Read
This is a 60 page publication from the National Institute for Literacy. Chapter headings include Phonemic Awareness Instruction; Phonics Instruction; Fluency Instruction; Vocabulary Instruction & Text Comprehension Instruction.

Book & Article Recommendations from COEHS - UW Oshkosh

Book Recommendations from UW Stevens Point Library

Book & Article Recommendations from UW Stevens Point

 

Revised May 2018