Reading Level


Interest Level
Reading Level


Interest Level (Accelerated Reader)
Interest Level (Reading Counts)
Lexile / Common Core Search

Lexile Level



Common Core State Standards Lexile Text Range

  • 1st Grade - 190L to 530L
  • 2nd Grade - 420L to 650L
  • 3rd Grade - 520L to 820L
  • 4th Grade - 740L to 940L
  • 5th Grade - 830L to 1010L
  • 6th Grade - 925L to 1070L
  • 7th Grade - 970L to 1120L
  • 8th Grade - 1010L to 1185L
  • 9th Grade - 1050L to 1260L
  • 10th Grade - 1080L to 1335L
  • 11th Grade and 12th Grade - 1185L to 1385L

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Reading Level

The reading levels range from the Kindergarten to 12th grade. The search can be narrowed down to the month of the school year.

For instance, if your child has just entered 5th grade, you would choose Grade 5, Month 1.

Interest Level

There are four levels of Interest in the Accelerated Reader and Reading Counts programs.

Interest level is based on the book's content, i.e. themes and ideas, and indicates for which age group a book is appropriate.

Accelerated Reader

  • Lower Grades (LG) - Kindergarten thru 3rd Grade
  • Middle Grades (MG) - 4th Grade thru 8th Grade
  • Middle Grades+ (MG+) - 6th Grade and Up
  • Upper Grades (UG) - 9th Grade thru 12th Grade

Reading Counts

  • Kindergarten thru 2nd Grade
  • 3rd Grade thru 6th Grade
  • 6th Grade thru 8th Grade
  • High School

Lexile & Common Core

Lexile Measures and Common Core State Standards help determine the complexity of the text of an item based on word frequency and sentence length, establishing clear and consistent guidelines for reading comprehension from kindergarten through 12th grade.