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Frequently Asked Questions About Lexiles

Many parents have had the experience of their child coming home with a Lexile reading level, but do you know what it means?

Here is a handy list of the most frequently asked questions about Lexile scores, their meaning, and how to find books at a particular level.

Click the questions below for their answers

Web Sites to Search for Lexile Scores

NoveList Plus database

(Available through Library's web site) This reader's advisory resource assists fiction readers in finding new authors and titles. Searches by author, title, and keyword. If the book has been lexiled, the score will be listed.

Lexile website

Official website for lexile scoring. Searches can be by title, author, keyword, ISBN, or lexile range.

Destiny Library

(School District of Palm Beach County Learning Tools) Choose Destiny Library from the menu on the right hand side of the page. Select your child's school. Search by keyword or select Reading Programs if you are looking for Lexile, Reading Counts, or Fountas and Pinnell titles for your child's school.