"U Steps" Resources

Note: Dates in square brackets represent the last update date.

Student Evaluation

Tutors implementing a UURC Tier II model (i.e., ES, NS, or HS) can download this
Student Evaluation Update PDF form
to provide feedback to parent(s)/guardian(s) of their students.


Binders & Materials PDFs

Complete BinderTutor BinderWord Study KitWord Bank CardsObservation Form(s)Take Home Books
Early StepsSMLast Updated:
[5/16/17]
Last Updated:
[5/16/17]
Last Updated:
[9/23/14]
Last Updated:
[9/12/16]
Last Updated:
[11/28/16]

 
Transition:
Last Updated:
[10/5/16]
Levels 1-8
Last Updated:
[8/30/13]
Next StepsSMLast Updated:
[5/16/17]
Last Updated:
[5/16/17]
Last Updated:
[2/10/15]
Last Updated:
[9/12/16]
Last Updated:
[11/28/16]
 
Next StepsSM
- Deaf
 Tutor Binder
[5/16/17]

Lesson Plans [9/2/16]
  Part 1 [7/28/15]
Part 2 [7/28/15]
 
Higher StepsSMLast Updated:
[7/21/17]
Last Updated:
[7/21/17]
New:
Last Updated: [7/21/17]

 
Transition:
Last Updated: [8/21/16]
 Last Updated:
[10/19/16]
 

Pre-Cut & Laminated Word Study Kits Available from University Printing - click here!


Basals

Davis District Printing Services - Next Steps Reading Books


Take Homes

Early StepsSM/Next StepsSM/Higher StepsSM Overview
Early StepsSM:
#1  #2  #3  #4  #5  
#6  #7  #9  
1-3 [9/7/16] 4-7 [10/31]
(No 8) 9 [10/31]

Text & Word Study Chart
[12/2/13] & [1/11/13]
Next StepsSM:
#1  #2  #3  #4  #5  
#6  #7  #8  #9  
1 [8/11/16] 2 [9/7]
3 [11/8] 4-9 [11/13]
Higher StepsSM:
#1  #2  #3  #4  #5  
#6  #7  #8  #9  
1-9 [2/22/17]
Early StepsSM Quads:
#1  #2  #3  #4  #5  
#6  #7  #9  
1 [8/23/16] 2 [8/29] 3-7 [11/2]
(No 8) 9 [11/2]

Text & Word Study Chart
1 [8/11/16]
Next StepsSM Triads:
#1  #2  #3  #4  #5  
#6  #7  #8  #9  
1 [8/23/16] 2 [9/25]
3-9 [11/13]
Higher StepsSM Triads:
#1  #2  #3  #4  #5  
#6  #7  #8  #9  
1-9 [2/22/17]

Posters

Good Reader Posters


Videos


Advanced Word Study Whole Class Module SMART® Board "Notebooks"

Module #1 - Closed Syllable [7/10/17]
[#1 PowerPoint version] [7/12/17]

Module #2 - Rule-Breaking Closed Syllable [7/10/17]
Module #3 - Two Syllables Separated by 2 or More Consonants + Schwa [11/18/16]
Module #4 - Open Syllable [4/26/17]

Module #5 - Open Syllable [1/5/15]
Module #6 - Open-Closed with 1 consonant [7/14/15]
Module #7 - Closed-Closed with 1 consonant [7/14/15]
Module #8 - Flexibility [7/14/15]
Note: SMART Notebooks dated 9/16 and on reflect the most current AWS scope & sequence.

Free SMART Notebook Interactive Viewer at CNET.com


Vocabulary Instruction

Academic Word List


USOE STAR Word Study Manuals

Early StepsSM Word Study 1:1 Script
Early StepsSM Word Study Whole Class Script
Early StepsSM Word Study Whole Class Lesson Plan
Next StepsSM Word Study 1:1 Script
Next StepsSM Word Study Whole Class Script
Next StepsSM Word Study Whole Class Lesson Plan [10/15/15]


Educator Self-Efficacy & Knowledge Assessments

Self-Efficacy Pretest
Self-Efficacy Posttest
Teacher Knowledge - Early Steps
Teacher Knowledge - Next Steps
Teacher Knowledge - Higher Steps