"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)Other
Early StepsSMLast Updated:
[8/9/19]
Last Updated:
[1/14/19]
Last Updated:
[9/23/14]
Last Updated:
[9/12/16]
Last Updated:
[6/5/18]

 
Transition:
Last Updated:
[6/5/18]
Take Home Books
Levels 1-8
Last Updated:
[8/30/13]
Next StepsSMLast Updated:
[1/14/19]
Last Updated:
[1/14/19]
Last Updated:
[8/10/17]
Last Updated:
[9/12/16]
Last Updated:
[6/5/18]
 
Higher StepsSMLast Updated:
[9/18/19]
Last Updated:
[9/18/19]
New:
Last Updated: [7/21/17]

 
Transition:
Last Updated: [8/21/16]
 Last Updated:
[9/25/19]
Academic Word Charts

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 [3/2/19]
Early StepsSM:
#1  #2  #3  #4  #5  
#6  #7  #9  
1-3 [9/17/19] 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  
1-3 [9/17/19]
4-9 [11/13]
Higher StepsSM:
#1  #2  #3  #4  #5  
#6  #7  #8  #9  
1-3 [9/17/19]
4-9 [2/22/17]
Early StepsSM Quads:
#1  #2  #3  #4  #5  
#6  #7  #9  
1-3 [9/2/18] 4-5 [9/3]
6-7,9 [12/2]

Text & Word Study Chart
1 [8/11/16]
Next StepsSM Triads:
#1  #2  #3  #4  #5  
#6  #7  #8  #9  
1-3 [9/17/19] 4 [11/5]
5-6 [12/2] 7 [10/7]
8-9 [12/2]
Higher StepsSM Triads:
#1  #2  #3  #4  #5  
#6  #7  #8  #9  
1-3 [9/17/19]
4 [2/22/17] 5 [11/5/18]
6-9 [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 [9/29/17]
3.1   3.2   3.3   3.4   3.5   3.6   3.7   3.8
Module #4 - Open Syllable [10/10/17]
4.1   4.2
Module #5 - Open Syllable [12/20/17]
5.1   5.2   5.3   5.4   5.5   5.6   5.7   5.8   5.9
Module #6 - Open-Closed with 1 consonant [2/20/18]
6.1   6.2   6.3   6.4
Module #7 - R-Controlled Syllable [5/3/18]
7.1   7.2   7.3
Module #8 - Consonant-LE Syllable [5/3/18]
8.1   8.2   8.3
Module #9 - Core Vowel Teams [10/4/19]
9.1   9.2   9.3   9.4   9.5

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