Collection Analysis Report
This report provides data analyses into the titles on this list to help support your efforts to put the right book in each reader's hands.
This report is organized by Collection Analysis by Genre, Cultural, and Curricular Areas, Quantitative Measures, and Qualitative Measures.
Collection Analysis by Genre, Cultural, and Curricular Areas
For the 23 books on this list, please find an analysis revealing the quantity of titles associated with genre, cultural, and curriculum classifications. Additionally, please find the "Not Represented" section where you can click to identify other titles to potentially add to this list.
We hope this collection analysis tool helps you achieve the variety and differentiation of books that you want for your reading opportunities.
(23 of 23 titles have genres, curricular, or cultural areas.)
- Science (22 books)
- Nonfiction (20 books)
- STEAM (12 books)
- Social Studies (9 books)
- English Language Arts (7 books)
- Health (3 books)
- Science Fiction / Fantasy (2 books)
- Art (1 books)
- Fairy Tales / Folklore (1 books)
- History (1 books)
- Humor (1 books)
- Math (1 books)
Genre, Curricular, and Cultural Area categories are assigned by TeachingBooks based on professional reviews, authoritative sources, and company guidelines.
For 15 of 23 titles that have known Lexile levels, below is the low, high, and average Lexile® for the books in this list. We hope these data points, along with the crosswalk to other measures, provide insights into the variety and differentiation of this collection.
Lexile® Average: 956 (Range: 610 - 1160)
Reading Level and Grade Band Crosswalk
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Key: Purple highlight represents average.
Source: National Governors Association for Best Practices and Council of Chief State School Officers.
Qualitative Measures (BETA)
For 1 of 23 titles that have known qualitative measurements, this graph reveals the aggregated low, high, and average qualitative measures for the books in this list. We hope this range of information shows the variety and differentiation of this collection.
Qualitative Text Complexity Ranges
= low and high range of submitted values = average of submitted values
Qualitative measures for each title are determined by crowd sourced results from professional educators who complete the literary or informational text complexity rubrics. These are relatively new on TeachingBooks so only a small percentage of all the titles have currently been evaluated. Perhaps you can help?
Instructional Materials Summary
Below please find a summary of available multimedia texts and instructional materials that enrich and deepen the discussion of the titles on this list.
- 5 Videos
- 1 Book Readings
- 6 Lesson Plans
- Total of 118 resources
Details for Each Book
Below are the titles on . If you wish to see the curricular areas, genres, Lexile® and Qualitative measures, along with the collection of ready-to-use instructional materials, go online to TeachingBooks at: https://www.teachingbooks.net/ql9cuc6
Qualitative Measures:View all instructional resources and text complexity results for 5 Giraffes
- Meaning: Moderately Complex
- Text Organization: Moderately Complex
- Use of Visual Features: Moderately Complex
- Conventionality: Moderately Complex
- Vocabulary: Very Complex
- Sentence Structure: Very Complex
- Subject Matter Knowledge: Very Complex
- Intertextuality: Very Complex
Qualitative Measures:View all instructional resources and text complexity results for Biometrics
Qualitative Measures:View all instructional resources and text complexity results for Chitchat
by Paula Ayer
Qualitative Measures:View all instructional resources and text complexity results for Foodprints
Part of the Disgusting Critters Series
Qualitative Measures:View all instructional resources and text complexity results for Head Lice
Book 2 of the Tales of Prehistoric Life Series
Book 3 of the Tales of Prehistoric Life Series
by Cybèle Young
- Curricular Areas: English Language Arts
- Lexile: 960
Qualitative Measures:View all instructional resources and text complexity results for Rewilding
by Neil Shubin
Part of the Orca Footprints Series