Text Analysis Worksheets, one for literary text and one for informational text, are useful tools for educators to help evaluate the complexity and appropriateness of texts for instructional use. There is a Text Analysis Worksheet for informational text and for literary text.Read more

In this video, Dr. Bonnie A. Hain leads participants though a brief lesson on how to assess text complexity. Questions to consider while viewing the video include:
• Why is it important to teach complex texts?
• How do you anticipate and plan for the challenges a text might bring?...Read more