Ottumwa Schools New Literacy Series on Display

OTTUMWA— The Ottumwa Community School District will have a sample of their new literacy series on display Monday, March 13 through Friday, March 24 at the district’s Central Office, located at 1112 N. Van Buren from 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. (regular business hours).


The district will recommend purchasing Journeys, published by Houghton Mufflin Harcourt, for grades K-5 and Studysync, published by McGraw-Hill, for grades 6-8. This series will include the five components of reading instruction, including phonics, phonemic awareness, reading fluency, vocabulary development, and reading comprehension.