Determining the Reading Level of a Book


Teachers and students need to know how to find out if a book is at an appropriate reading level before starting the book.


To find the reading level of a book, click on the Information icon “i”, or click on the book cover.  

Hover over book to see action buttons

The book info modal will appear. Listed is the Lexile® measure (MeteMetrics) and the Recommended Grade Level (Publisher) for the book.

Book info modal showing Overview information

To see other reading measures,

  1. Click the “i” (or “Details“) button.
  2. This will show more book information, and if available will include:
  • ATOS™ (Renaissance Learning)
  • AR Points (Accelerated Reader Points)
  • AR Quiz (Accelerated Reader Quiz)
  • Recommended Grade Levels (per publisher)
  • Guided Reading measure (Scholastic)

Book info modal showing Detail information