Kindergarten Leveled Reading Books


Leveled books for Kindergarten and emergent readers offer a supportive framework unlike any other texts, and consider word length, number of words, and controlled vocabulary. These additional elements better support readers at the early and Kindergarten level.

Nonfiction text features introduced developmentally

  • Nonfiction/fiction
  • 16 pages; print on 5 to 8 pages
  • Direct-to-high picture/text match
  • Developmental print placement
  • High-frequency word at the beginning of every line for return sweep
  • Predictable language patterns
  • Structural changes

National Standards–based content areas featuring titles in themed groups:

Kindergarten Science Titles
Kindergarten Social Studies Titles
Kindergarten Math Titles
Kindergarten Career Titles
Kindergarten How-To Titles