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HOW TO DETERMINE THE READING LEVEL OF A BOOK

HOW TO DETERMINE THE READING LEVEL OF A BOOK

https://bookriot.com/2019/10/24/how-to-determine-reading-level-of-a-book

“Fountas and Pinnell, Lexile Level, Primer, Pre-primer, Beginning Reader are all terms you may have heard if you have a young reader in your house. Seriously, what does it all mean? Is there actually a way how to determine the reading level of a book? If your child can read The Cat in Hat, which is a level J in Guided Reading, can she independently tackle Diary of a Worm, which has a Lexile Level of 510L or is she ready for Keena Ford and the Second Grade Mix-Up, even though that one has a DRA of 30?

Through this post, I am going to attempt to elucidate and explain reading levels. So scroll through to find the system that your child’s teacher uses or pour yourself a large cup of coffee and sift through all of the various ways educators, librarians, and book publishers level and categorize books for young readers.”

Stephen

 

Posted on: November 28, 2019, 6:15 am Category: Uncategorized