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Text Complexity and Informational Text: Home

This guide supports the Fall 2018 Continuing Education workshop, "Connecting the Dots: use the resources you have to help students and parents meet their information needs"

Workshop Slides

Reading Level Systems

Standards

Defining Text Complexity

chart that defines the three parts of text complexity: quantitative, qualitative and reader/task

Zone of Proximal Development

Diagram of Vygotsky's Zone of Proximal Development

Quantitative Level Crosswalk

No Limits

Multi-panel webcomic with the message that kids should get to check out any book they want, regardless of "level".

Tools

Articles

Instructor

Tressa Santillo's picture
Tressa Santillo
Contact:
225 Cedar Hill Street, Suite 229
Marlborough, MA 01752
866-627-7228 x320