Reading Levels

 
 
 
 
Please use the following chart to see the correlation between the numbered leveled reading books and the lettered leveled reading books.  We use the Fountas & Pinnell column and DRA column to match second graders to their best fit books.

 

Reading Levels Correlation Table

From the INFO: Information, news, and reviews website

http://www.leveledreading.com/

 

Stage

Grade

Fountas & Pinnell

Reading Recovery

DRA

Reading
a-z

Wright
Group

Lexile

Lexile/Grade

Early
Emergent

K

A

A, B, 1

A - 1

aa

A

200-299

K -  BR

K

A

1

A - 1

A

A

K

B

2

2

B

B

K

C

3 - 4

3-4

C

C-D

Upper
Emergent

1

D

5-6

5-6

D

E

200-400

1st - 200-400

1

E

7-8

7-8

E

F

1

F

9-10

9-10

F

G

1

G

11-12

11-12

G

H

1

H

13-14

13-14

H

I

1

I

15-16

15-16

I

J

Early
Fluency

1

J

17-18

18-20

J

K-L

300-500

2

K

19-20

24

K

M

2nd - 300-500

2

L

20

24

L

N

Fluency

2

M

20

30

M

O

2

N

20

30

N

P

500-700

2

O

22

34

O

Q

3

P

22

38

P

R

3rd - 420-700

3

Q

24

38

Q

S

600-800

Proficiency

3

R

24

40

R

T

3

S

26

40

S

U

4

T

27

44

T

V

4th - 600-830

4

U

28

44

U

W

700-900

4

V

28

44

V

X

5

W

27

50

W

Y

5th - 800-920

5

Y

28

60

X

Z

800-1000

6

V

30

 

Y

 

6th - 850-1010