Lexiles for Parents

How to Support Your Child’s Reading

Presented by Lynn M. Angus, English Language Arts Coordinator and Valerie Ayer, Educational Media Coordinator

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Presentation Links

Additional Resources

Newsela

Click the link below or the QR code to view a great source for current events written at five different reading levels.

https://newsela.com/

GALILEO

Click the link below or the QR code to view Georgia's Online Library. Several of the databases in GALILEO can be searched by Lexile: NoveList K-8, NoveList, NoveList Plus K-8, NoveList Plus, SIRS Discoverer, MAS Ultra, Topic Search, Student Research Center, Middle Search Plus, Kids Search, Primary Search and Searchasaurus.

http://www.galileo.usg.edu/high-school/dekalb-k12/search/


Click here for specific information about Lexiles in GALILEO.

Destiny

Click the link below or the QR code to view DeKalb's Destiny Library Catalog. To access your school, click your school's name on main district page. From the Catalog tab in your school's Destiny site, click Reading Program, choose Lexile, enter your Lexile range and search for materials located in your library. Also, use WebPath Express in Destiny to discover websites on your Lexile level.

http://destiny.dekalb.k12.ga.us

About Us

Lynn M. Angus is the K-12 English Language Arts Coordinator for the DeKalb County School District. Valerie Ayer is an Instructional Coordinator in Educational Media for the DeKalb County School District. This presentation is an adaptation of a training developed in collaboration with Eden Clark, Coordinator in Educational Media.