Using Kids A-Z you can:

1 Assign and listen to recordings of Benchmark Passages and Books.

2 Score recordings using an online running record tool.

Benchmark Passages & Running Records

Leveled Passages to Find Students' Instructional Reading Levels

Use these short, leveled passages as one step in the three-step process to find your students' instructional reading levels or to assess whether they are prepared to move to the next level.

Select Reading Levels

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Showing 4 of 116 Passages

It Is a Birthday Party

A child has a birthday party with friends. Fiction, Lexile 170L

The Moon Can Look Different

Many things are under the orange moon. Fiction, Lexile 150L

Monkeys Have Many Feelings

Monkeys can have the same feelings we do. Nonfiction, Lexile 150L

What Will You Have At a Party?

Learn what you will do at a birthday party. Nonfiction, Lexile 90L