how it works
Beyond Decodables aims to support young readers' success in reading by allowing children the chance to decode words in a meaningful context. Our collection of complimentary books, created in collaboration with Boston Public Schools, are highly research-based and approved by experts, teachers, and children. Using our Six Aspects of Beyond Decodables, learn about how these books were written to support Pre-K-2 students and teachers.
We suggest using our resources for small group reading activities.
Most texts are available in digital editions (projectable PDFs) and printer-friendly editions.
Print using "two-sided, short edged binding." Fold or staple together for a finished book.
deepen your practice
Check out our founder, Dr. Julia B. Lindsey’s new book, now available everywhere books are sold.
In this book, Dr. Julia B. Lindsey’s evidence-based routines help young readers decode words efficiently so they can spend more energy on comprehending—and enjoying—what they read! You’ll find:
● Need-to-know essentials of how kids learn to read.
● Principles of high-quality foundational skills instruction.
● Teacher-approved instructional “swaps” to improve early reading instruction.
Reading Above the Fray addresses content learning, culturally responsive practices, and the importance of engaging readers from the start.
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