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
Created and compiled for the University of Wisconsin by Jennifer Arenson Yaeger

Foundations of Reading Test Review from the University of Wisconsin
"In this online review course, you will familiarize yourself with the objectives and content of the Foundations of Reading Test (or FORT) through a series of modules, each of which represents a different subarea of the test." (quote taken from the U Online UW page." This resource requires setting up an account, which is free.

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.

Foundations of Reading - Study Documents
Very good resource from UW-Green Bay.

 

Online & Print Books and Articles

Put Literacy 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 & Article Recommendations from UW Green Bay

Book Recommendations from UW Stevens Point Library

Book & Article Recommendations from UW Stevens Point