Fountas & Pinnell Literacy

Make learning as individual as they are

Elevating teacher expertise


Accurate assessment tools to determine independent & instructional reading levels, & plan responsive instruction.

Classroom resources

Essential classroom resources to support expert decision making for high-impact literacy instruction.


Effective intervention systems proven to improve the literacy achievement of struggling readers.

Professional books

Practical professional books to empower you with the latest in literacy thinking and professional growth.

Workshops and webinars

Transformative professional learning opportunities to further develop the teaching craft and energise your practice.

The authors

Read the story of Irene Fountas and Gay Su Pinnell, the preeminent voices in literacy education.

Professional Development

Visit a school using Fountas & Pinnell Literacy

Find out first-hand how schools just like yours have improved student outcomes through the use of the Fountas & Pinnell Literacy suite, including:

  • Fountas & Pinnell Benchmark Assessment System
  • Fountas & Pinnell Leveled Literacy Intervention Systems
  • Fountas & Pinnell Classroom.


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The Fountas & Pinnell Literacy Continuum: Professional Development Workshop

For educators who use the Fountas & Pinnell Benchmark Assessment System (BAS), an engaging and practical workshop designed to help you leverage the breadth of The Literacy Continuum, the core teaching resource in each BAS system. Learn how to identify emphases for teaching using BAS results, and how to plan and teach to improve students' Literacy skills using The Literacy Continuum.


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Fountas & Pinnell Benchmark Assessment
System: Professional Development Workshop

Participants will thoroughly examine the Benchmark Assessment System and explore how to utilise the system to accurately benchmark students and design effective literacy instruction that meets the needs of all students.


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Fountas & Pinnell Leveled Literacy Intervention: Professional Development Workshop

This workshop is designed to develop a pedagogical understanding of literacy intervention, and to provide practical approaches for effective implementation and use of Fountas & Pinnell Leveled Literacy Intervention.


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On-demand webinars

Webinar 1 - Literacy Strategies to rebuild Confidence in your Classroom

This webinar is an introduction to the four key elements of comprehension instruction. They are key considerations for both the assessment and teaching of critical literacy.


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Webinar 2 - Introducing the Literacy Continuum as an instructional tool

Effective readers use a range of strategies to make meaning from text. To learn most effectively, students need to understand and articulate the strategies they can use and to become capable of monitoring and evaluating their independent use of these strategies


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