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Welcome to Hardeeville Elementary School's Media Center!
We are looking forward to an exciting 2018-2019 school year!
Please read below for more information
We are Producing Academically Sound Scholars (PASS) in the HES Media Center!
 

 

AR/LEXILE CONVERSION CHART

Use this chart to help your child find good-fit books!

AR Level

Lexile Level

0.0 - 0.9

BR (Beginning Reader)

1.0 -1.9

25 - 349

2.0 - 2.9

350 - 549

3.0 - 3.9

550 - 699

4.0 - 4.9

700 - 799

5.0 - 5.9

800 - 899

6.0 - 6.9

900 - 974

 
 

 "Not every reader is a leader, but every leader must be a reader."

---Harry Truman

How can I promote reading at home?

Read yourself! 

Make sure children read every day.

Visit the library often, and check out a book yourself.

Read aloud to children.

Give books as gifts.

Make reading a privilege.

Encourage your child to read to you.

 

 Why is reading important?

1. It builds vocabulary

2. It builds imagination

3. It helps us find information

4. It makes us more confident.

5. It helps us communicate.

6. It makes us smarter

7. We need to read to live in today’s world!