Loading presentation...

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM


Present to your audience

Start remote presentation

  • Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
  • People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
  • This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
  • A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
  • Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article

Do you really want to delete this prezi?

Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.


Make your likes visible on Facebook?

Connect your Facebook account to Prezi and let your likes appear on your timeline.
You can change this under Settings & Account at any time.

No, thanks

Lexile Measures in the Library

Finding a book in the library using a child's Lexile measure

Rebecca Anderson

on 22 February 2013

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of Lexile Measures in the Library

Lexile Measures Measures a child's reading level
Indicates text complexity and comprehension by measuring vocabulary, word frequency, sentence length, and text length
Can be used to match readers to texts
Lexile scores can vary greatly within a grade level What a Lexile Measure Can Not Tell Us Lexile measures do NOT:
measure text quality, text coherence, or themes within a text
take into account a reader's previous knowledge on a topic or pictures within a text
measure the age appropriateness of a text How Can We Use the Scores? Check SWAN To find a text that is the appropriate level of difficulty
During targeted reading practice- to find a text that is not too difficult or too easy
As a tool to guide choices
As a good place to start! Using Lexile Measures in the Library Tinley Park Public Library Visit "Find a Book" on the Lexile website: http://www.lexile.com/fab 1. Enter Lexile Measure 2. Select Interests 3. Further Narrow Results by Age,
Book Type, Language, and Page Count Check the SWAN catalog to see if the book is
Full transcript