[kids-lib] Article about Reading Levels for Books & Readers

Jennifer Maurer jennifer.maurer at state.or.us
Tue Mar 7 14:12:02 PST 2017

I thought some of you would find the article that Jean shared below useful. This is the link: https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/reading-minds/201702/three-myths-about-reading-levels.


Jennifer Maurer, MLS
School Library Consultant
Library Support and Development Services
Oregon State Library

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Subject: [oasl-all] A succinct and useful article about reading levels

This came over LM-NET -- I find that I have to have this conversation on a regular basis, and thought others might find this article useful, too:

Three Myths About “Reading Levels”<https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/reading-minds/201702/three-myths-about-reading-levels>
And why you shouldn’t fall for them…<https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/reading-minds/201702/three-myths-about-reading-levels>
Posted Feb 28, 2017

Jean Gritter
Teacher-Librarian / Library Media Specialist
West Albany High School
Albany, OR

jean.gritter at albany.k12.or.us<mailto:jean.gritter at albany.k12.or.us>

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