Are lexiles accurate measures of text?
Eileen Murphy Buckley: "Lexile is a small fraction of what we should think about when
we are choosing complex texts."
By Lexile score alone, she points out, a CAPTAIN UNDERPANTS book
is a more challenging text than OF MICE AND MEN.
from Lorna Collier's "Teaching Complex Texts: A Guide" in the pre-annual conference Council Chronicle.