Universal Access Time

Onward Readers teachers and reading specialists collaborate to support students through Universal Access Time. During these thirty minutes, students receive consistent and differentiated support in phonics, word study, fluency, and comprehension on a one-on-one basis or in small groups.

Tiered levels of intervention ensure that the needs of all students are met. Onward Readers utilizes several resources to implement these interventions, including:

  • Words Their Way for phonics and word study
  • Great Leaps for fluency