Searching for Level-Appropriate Books

 The Scholastic Book Wizard is a GREAT resource for determining the level of a book, looking for level-appropriate books, and finding books that are similar to another title.

I.  Determine the level of a book your student is reading:     

  1. Go to The Scholastic Book Wizard.
  2. Important: On the right, within Your Reading Level System click Guided Reading and Set.
  3. Go to Quick Search and enter the book's title.
  4. The level of the book will appear.
  5. If you want more details about the book (e.g., genre) click the title.

II. Search for books by level, genre, subject or a combination of all:   

  1. Go to The Scholastic Book Wizard.
  2. Important: On the right, within Your Reading Level System click Guided Reading and Set.
  3. Directly below that section, click Leveled Search.
  4. Enter your parameters (e.g., level, genre) and click Search.

III. Search for books that are similar to another title:

  1. Go to The Scholastic Book Wizard.
  2. Important: On the right, within Your Reading Level System click Guided Reading and Set.
  3. Directly below that section, click BookAlike.
  4. Enter the title of the book.
  5. You can find easier or harder books by using the sliding bar.
  6. Click Find Similar Books.