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Teaching Reading With Leveled Books

Encourage literacy through leveled reading instruction that respects students' unique learning paths and supports each one's needs. These teaching resources and advice from experts help you get started.


What is Leveled Reading?

Gay Su PinnellQ & A with Gay Su Pinnell
Learn the basics of using leveled books in your classroom from this respected reading expert.

Understanding Leveled Reading
See how the three most common leveling systems compare.

Leveled Reading in Your Classroom

Getting Started
See ideas on arranging your classroom for effective leveled reading instruction.

Leveling Resource Guide
Use this quick-reference guide to find books that are on the right level for your students.

Matching Students to Text
Learn how targeting readers improves literacy skills and motivates students to read more.

Making It Work in Your Classroom

Classroom Set-Up
Adapted from Scholastic Red, Guided Reading – Making It Work in Your Classroom.

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