Get a handle on Text Complexity with the help of Sarah Brown Wessling. See a presentation covering Text Complexity that includes the 3 part model for measuring text complexity. She also provides tips on applying Text Complexity to your classroom.
In this article, there are several actions that teachers can take to deal with text complexity. The idea behind these actions is to make the text more accessible for students as they increase their reading comprehension.
Easy to read font! Use these stems and frames in your guided reading groups or any time you may be reading closely. This set is aligned to the Common Core Anchor Standards. These are strictly text dependent questions.
John Branyan - The Three Little Pigs- Fun video for showing text complexity. Perfect for teacher trainings to demonstrate difference in texts. You can even buy the picture book for use in your classroom.