RTA Bootcamp

Getting it done....whether you like it or not!

Read to Achieve but......I feel like I'm failing.

Read to Achieve is a daunting task to many 3rd and 4th grade teachers, but it doesn't have to be. We hope to provide you with a few ideas that will make the process easier and get you more organized to get those students promoted.

Where do you go for all info RTA?


  • Spreadsheet
  • Keeping up to date
  • Organization
  • Bins (Proficient w/o RTA, Proficient w/ RTA, Non-proficient)

"Teachers administer portfolio passages to students with an appropriate developmental reading level for the understanding and application of grade‐level standards."

Be smart when it comes to choosing passages. You know you are starting with RL.1, how do you decide which of the passages to give your students?

Two birds...One stone.

3.RL.4 and 3.L.5a

3.RI.1 and 3.RI.7

Parent Communication

  • Progress Reports - quarterly
  • Information sessions
  • How to help pamphlet
  • Livebinder resources

Administration Support

  • Extra planning
  • 1/2 days
  • ASK!!