Determining the Reading Level of a Book

Teachers and students need to know how to find out if a book is at an appropriate reading level before starting the book.

To find the reading level of a book, hover over the book and click the info button, or click the book cover.

The book information window will open. The Lexile measure (MetaMetrics) and the Recommended Grade Level (Publisher) for the book are listed.

To see other reading measures:

  1. Click the i (or Details) button.
  2. Note: If the i isn't available, you may be viewing the software in a smaller screen or window - try a device with a larger screen, or increase the size of your browser window.

  3. This will show more book information, including (if available):