Teacher Websites

Learn more about best practices in literacy instruction (COMING SOON)

Year at a Glance Wonders Online Scope & Sequence

See the online Scope & Sequence for K-6 grade literacy

K-6th Online Detailed Scope & Sequence

See the Scope & Sequence online at least two weeks ahead of classroom instruction

Elementary Literacy

We partner with teachers, coaches, administrators, and teams to ensure that student literacy includes the ability to apply a wide range of skills, competencies, and dispositions at every level and in every discipline.

Family Literacy

See what literacy resources are available for families

K-6 Literacy Team

Learn more about Alpine School District's K-6 Grade Literacy Team

Learn More

Find important information about K-6 Literacy​

K-6 Literacy Resources

Core Standards for English Language Arts

The Utah Core Standards are aligned to scientifically based content standards. The standards provide a foundation for ensuring learning within the classroom.

Alpine School District K-6 Literacy Essential Standards

The Alpine School District K-6 Literacy Essential Standards outline essential knowledge, concepts and skills to be mastered at each grade level.

State of Utah K-12 Literacy Framework

The Utah State Office of Education K-12 literacy framework offers evidence-based strategies, tools, and resources that encourage best practices for improving literacy outcomes for all students

Essential Components of Literacy

Research has supported the use of evidence-based literacy practices using systematic, explicit, cumulative instruction when teaching the seven essential components of literacy.

Utah's 5 High-Leverage Practice

High leverage practices are evidence based meaning that they reflect effective methods that when successfully implemented can improve results for each learner.

K-6 Literacy Team

Michelle Stephenson

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Director of K-6 Literacy

Samantha Harris

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2nd Grade Online Curriculum Coordinator; Literacy Partnership Schools (Sage Hills & Sego Lily); Building Effective Readers Lead Coordinator;

Wendy Dent

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Literacy Partnership Schools (Mountain Trails, Eagle Mountain, & Hidden Hollow); Summer Stars Coordinator

Megan Walker

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3rd Grade Online Curriculum Coordinator; Literacy Partnership Schools (Centennial, Greenwood, & Riverview); Building Effective Readers 4th Grade

Erika Thomas

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4th-6th Grade Online Curriculum Coordinator; Literacy Partnership Schools (Orchard, Westmore, & Suncrest)

Charlotte McGee

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4th-6th Grade Online Curriculum Coordinator; Literacy Partnership Schools (Lehi & Barratt); Building Effective Readers 4th Grade

Michelle Lloyd

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4th-6th Grade Online Curriculum Coordinator; Building Effective Readers 3rd Grade

Melanie Nielson

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Kindergarten Online Curriculum Coordinator; Building Effective Readers 3rd Grade; Waterford Online Software Coordinator

Danielle Plester

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Kindergarten Online Curriculum Coordinator; Reading Recovery; Building Effective Readers 1st Grade; Optional Extended Day Kindergarten

Karla Tanner

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Optional Extended Day Kindergarten

Alta McDonald

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1st Grade Online Curriculum Coordinator; Building Effective Readers First Grade

Cori Smout

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Building Effective Readers First Grade