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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Fruit From My Garden

A boy can't wait to taste a strawberry from his garden. Fiction, Lexile 470L

Sally's Bath

A child's dog runs away from its bath. Fiction, Lexile 420L

How to Penguin Dance

Here is how you do a dance called The Penguin. Nonfiction, Lexile 270L

Steps to Make a Garden

Learn steps to make a garden. Nonfiction, Lexile 360L