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Browse by Lexile: 100L - 190L

Description: Find books that match your lexile measure. Browse these novels and non-fiction reads written at the 100L through 190L. All Lexile measures verified by MetaMetrics. #teacher


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Click, Clack, Moo Cows That Type

by Doreen Cronin and Betsy Lewin

Farmer Brown has a problem. His cows like to type. All day long he hears:

Click, clack, MOO.

Click, clack, MOO.

Clickety, clack, MOO.

But Farmer Brown's problems REALLY begin when his cows start leaving him notes.... Doreen Cronin's understated text and Betsy Lewin's expressive illustrations make the most of this hilarious situation. Come join the fun as a bunch of literate cows turn Farmer Brown's farm upside down.

Date Added: 05/09/2019


Category: 160L

Puppy Mudge Loves His Blanket

by Cynthia Rylant

Mudge is Henry's puppy, a puppy who loves his blanket. Mudge brings his blanket everywhere. But when the blanket gets lost, it's up to Henry to find it...or Mudge might never go to sleep!

Date Added: 08/15/2018


Category: 160L

Tough Boris

by Mem Fox

Boris von der Borch is a mean, greedy old pirate--tough as nails, through and through, like all pirates. Or is he? When a young boy sneaks onto Boriss ship, he discovers that even pirates cry. And so does he.

Date Added: 07/30/2018


Category: 190L

Sheep Take a Hike

by Nancy Shaw

That fun flock is raring for a rugged hiking adventure. Rapid rhythm, rhyme, and colorful illustrations make this a perfect introduction to poetry.

Date Added: 07/30/2018


Category: 190L

One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish

by Dr Seuss

"This one, I think, is called a Yink. He likes to wink, he likes to drink. He likes to drink, and drink, and drink. The thing he likes to drink is ink. The ink he likes to drink is pink. He likes to wink and drink pink ink."

Date Added: 07/30/2018


Category: 180L

Margaret and Margarita

by Lynn Reiser

Words can be a bridge, or a barrier. In this bilingual book the adults immediately respond to the differences. Their words make a barrier. The children recognize similarities. Playing with words. They make a bridge of language and friendship for themselves and their parents. Las palabras pueden ser un puente, o una barrera. En este libro bilingüe los adultos responden inmediatamente a las diferencias. Sus palabras hacen una barrera. Los niños reconocen semejanzas. El jugar con palabras. Hacen un puente de lengua y de la amistad para sí mismos y sus padres.

Date Added: 07/30/2018


Category: 180L

Daniel's Duck

by Clyde Robert Bulla

Daniel learns to carve an animal but is embarrassed when other people laugh. Later, a well-known carver in the area tells him how good it is. Drawings described. Lower elementary, an "I Can Read Book."

Date Added: 07/30/2018


Category: 180L

Wemberly Worried

by Kevin Henkes

A back-to-school favorite Wemberly worried about spilling her juice, about shrinking in the bathtub, even about snakes in the radiator. She worried morning, noon, and night. "Worry, worry, worry," her family said. "Too much worry. " And Wemberly worried about one thing most of all: her first day of school. But when she meets a fellow worrywart in her class, Wemberly realizes that school is too much fun to waste time worrying!

Date Added: 07/30/2018


Category: 170L

Henry Hikes To Fitchburg

by D. B. Johnson

Inspired by a passage from Henry David Thoreau's WALDEN, this wonderfully appealing story follows two friends who have very different approaches to life. When the two agree to meet one evening in Fitchburg, which is thirty miles away, each decides to get there in his own way and have surprisingly different days. Image descriptions present. Other books by this author are available in this library.

Date Added: 07/30/2018


Category: 170L

Waiting For Wings

by Lois Ehlert

Every spring, butterflies emerge and dazzle the world with their vibrant beauty. But where do butterflies come from? How are they born? What do they eat--and how? With a simple, rhyming text and glorious color-drenched collage, Lois Ehlert provides clear answers to these and other questions as she follows the life cycle of four common butterflies, from their beginnings as tiny hidden eggs and hungry caterpillars to their transformation into full-grown butterflies. Complete with butterfly and flower facts and identification tips, as well as a guide to planting a butterfly garden, this butterfly book is like no other.

Date Added: 07/30/2018


Category: 160L

Sheep Out to Eat

by Nancy E. Shaw and Margot Apple

The sheep are back, and this time they're hungry, venturing into a tea shop for even more rollicking fun and, of course, disasters.

Date Added: 07/30/2018


Category: 160L

Sheep on a Ship

by Nancy Shaw

The rhyming misadventures of a group of zany sheep on a pirate ship. "A joyous lark for story time sharing or for the beginning reader's independent amusement. " -- Booklist

Date Added: 07/30/2018


Category: 160L

Sheep in a Shop

by Nancy E. Shaw and Margot Apple

The "lovable muttonheads" are off to the store in search of the perfect birthday gift in this latest in the sheep series of rhymed read-alouds.

Date Added: 07/30/2018


Category: 150L

Gone Fishing

by Earlene R. Long

A father and son go fishing with a big fishing rod for daddy and a little one for the child.

Date Added: 07/30/2018


Category: 150L

The Berenstain Bears Ready, Get Set, Go!

by Stan Berenstain and Jan Berenstain

When Brother, Sister, and Papa compete in the Bear Olympics, who will be the best?

"Hooray, hooray!" the bears all say. "The Bears' Olympics start today!"

At the Bears' Olympics, the greatest athletes in Bear Country gather to see who can dive the deepest, climb the highest, and swing the swingiest of them all. Sister Bear runs the fastest, and Brother Bear jumps the farthest, but Papa isn't the best at anything. Though he huffs and he puffs, he always comes last.

As the events go on and the prizes are awarded, he tries harder and harder to run, jump, dive, and drive. Before the sun sets, will Papa find a sport in which he can be the best?

Date Added: 07/30/2018


Category: 150L

Growing Vegetable Soup

by Lois Ehlert

A children's book about the vegetables to grow to make vegetable soup. Book includes a recipe for the soup at the end.

Date Added: 07/30/2018


Category: 140L

Arthur's Reading Race

by Marc Brown

Arthur doesn't believe that his little sister can really read, so he challenges her to prove it.

Date Added: 07/30/2018


Category: 140L

The Very Busy Spider

by Eric Carle

The farm animals try to divert a busy little spider from spinning her web, but she persists and produces a thing of both beauty and usefulness.

Date Added: 07/30/2018


Category: 130L

Sheep in a Jeep

by Nancy E. Shaw

Records the misadventures of a group of sheep that go riding in a jeep.

Date Added: 07/30/2018


Category: 130L

My Brother, Ant

by Betsy Byars

In four upbeat stories, Ant and his big brother confront the monster under the bed, recreate the story of the three little pigs, and write a letter to Santa -- in July! Sometimes funny, always endearing, Ant is invariably entertaining.

Date Added: 07/30/2018


Category: 130L

Five Creatures

by Emily Jenkins

Three humans and two cats. Five creatures live in our house. Three humans, and two cats. Three short, and two tall. Four grownups, and one child (that's me!). In this book of lighthearted comparisons, simple text and warm pictures work together to depict various scenes in a happy household where each member is distinct but also has something inn common with one or more of the others. The fun comes from sorting out the similarities and the differences.

Date Added: 07/30/2018


Category: 130L

Knuffle Bunny

by Mo Willems

Trixie, Daddy, and Knuffle Bunny take a trip to the neighborhood Laundromat. But the exciting adventure takes a dramatic turn when Trixie realizes somebunny was left behind. Using a combination of muted black-and-white photographs and expressive illustrations, this stunning book tells a brilliantly true-to-life tale about what happens when Daddy's in charge and things go terribly, hilariously wrong.

Date Added: 07/30/2018


Category: 120L

Get Well, Good Knight

by Shelley Moore Thomas

The much-heralded Good Knight is back--only this time his three little dragon friends are sick in bed. Their scaly foreheads are hot and their noses are drip-drip-dripping. They feel awful. The Good Knight comes to the rescue again! He brings them some slimy, grimy soup from the wizard to make them feel better. But the dragons wont touch it. What is a Good Knight to do?

Date Added: 07/30/2018


Category: 120L

Amelia Bedelia Goes Camping

by Peggy Parish

A literal-minded housekeeper causes a ruckus on a camping trip when she attempts to make sense of some instructions. Picture descriptions added.

Date Added: 07/30/2018


Category: 110L

Marvin K. Mooney Will You Please Go Now!

by Dr Seuss

Dr. Seuss book for beginning readers.

Date Added: 07/30/2018


Category: 100L


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