Key Takeaways:

  • There’s no better time to organize your classroom library than at the end of the school year.
  • By organizing your classroom library before you leave for summer break, you’ll be able to make room for new books and get a head start on the upcoming school year.
  • From plastic bins for storing books to a handy leveling chart, Scholastic has everything you need to organize and expand your classroom library for years to come.

While it may be tempting to put off organizing your classroom library until you return from summer break, imagine the joy you’ll experience when you come back and find it already organized! Just by giving your classroom library some much-needed attention at the end of the school year, you’ll discover just what you need to add to your bookshelves and get a great head start on preparing for the upcoming school year.

Wondering where to start? Check out these 3 favorite tools and resources for organizing and expanding your classroom library at the end of the school year.

Guided Reading Leveling Resource Chart

This easy-to-use chart will help you level all your books. Use the grid to organize by Guided Reading, Developmental Reading Assessment (DRA), and Lexile® levels, or just use the chart as a general leveling guide. With links for easy and convenient shopping by level, expanding your classroom library to meet the needs of your readers has never been easier!

Storage and Organization Tools

These convenient and sturdy plastic book bins are perfect for storing books and teaching resources to help keep your classroom library neat and organized!

Teaching and Professional Development Collections

Expand your classroom library or focus on your own professional growth this summer with these collections of bestselling and award-winning titles from Scholastic. From guided reading collections to the best picks for your STEAM library, these teaching collections have all the high-interest and engaging reads your students can’t wait to get their hands on. And if you plan to dedicate some time this summer to furthering your teaching career, these professional development books from Scholastic are filled with innovative and ingenious teacher tips to help you in the classroom and beyond!

These are just a few simple tools to help you organize your books and ensure your students get the most out of their classroom library. For more tools to help organize and expand your classroom library, check out these other essential resources from Scholastic.

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