im sure it varies too.. but im trying to decipher what a level 8 means for my daughter, so that i can upgrade our book selection at home with books according to the level she's on. i think what we have is way too easy for her. according to her teacher, she's reading on a level 8. and they only need to be at a 4 to advance to first grade. she's in kindergarten. any information is appreciated, thank you!Answer Question
Answer by joisie1978 at 3:59 PM on May. 9, 2013
Answer by wendythewriter at 3:59 PM on May. 9, 2013
Answer by joisie1978 at 4:03 PM on May. 9, 2013
Scholastic has a good book equivalent finder to help you out.
I don't get the level thing either. Here, to pass Kindergarten the kids need to be reading "Level D" books, whatever the hell those are. My daughter is reading "Level E" so I'm not too worried about it.
Answer by Rosehawk at 4:44 PM on May. 9, 2013
There are different reading systems that schools purchase, and they all have their own method for measuring reading levels. Our school used DRA,
Answer by RyansMom001 at 5:34 PM on May. 9, 2013