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Ball Charter School

2530 Ash Street
Springfield, IL 62703
download Ball Charter Created IRLA Conversion Chart

Our amazing literacy staff has created a chart that compares guided reading levels, DRA levels, and IRLA levels to find a "just right" book for your student. This is a good one to print out and hang on the fridge!

Scholastic Book Wizard

The Scholastic Book Wizard helps you find just-right books at your child's level. Also available as an app!

For on-the-go book info, download the app from the App Store or Google Play! http://www.scholastic.com/bookwizardmobile/

Level It Books

Level It Books is an app for parents and educators that helps you organize, level, and track your books!

IRLA Conversion Chart

Do you have other books that are leveled with Lexile levels, DRA levels, Fountas & Pinnell Guided Reading letters, or more? This chart explains the correlation between American Reading's level system and other leveling systems. Click the link above to access.

IRLA American Reading Program FAQ

Ball Charter has implemented a new reading program! ACTION 100 is a 12-step Response to Intervention (RtI) school transformation model designed to aggressively transform school cultures for sustainable student achievement. This framework, built on the architecture of the Common Core Standards, is an operating system to ensure 100% college and career readiness.

Click the link above to visit the Frequently Asked Questions page to learn more about Ball Charter's new reading program.