Praxis & Wisconsin Foundations of Reading Tests - Study Materials
Study Materials: Books
You can find test preparation books that will help prepare you for the Praxis exams at these locations:
- EMC Reference Collection in Polk Library (call numbers LB 1762 through LB 1766)
- Polk Library Reserve (Circulation) Desk
- Reading Study Center - Nursing/Ed 201
Study Materials: Online Resources
LearningExpress Library: Various free practice tests for the PPST and Praxis II. Tests will be scored instantly. Hint: Type the word praxis in the search box of the database to access tests.
ETS Praxis Website: Study guides and test preparation materials for all subject areas.
Study Materials: Reading Study Center Handouts for Praxis II
Praxis Preparation Workshops at the Reading Study Center
Foundations of Reading Test for Wisconsin (FORT) Study Materials
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."
Foundations of Reading: Test Objectives
This resource is from Pearson, the publisher of the test.
Preparation Materials for the Wisconsin Foundations of Reading Test
This is from Pearson, the publisher of the test. Includes test-taking strategies; sample multiple choice questions; practice test; etc.
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.
Updated: April 2015 sk