Research the text that is currently used in your content area. To analyze this text, address the following:
1. Bibliographic information and a brief description the text.
2. Readability of the text: Analyze the text according to the Fry Readability Graph or Lexile.
(Copies will be distributed in class.)
3. How accessible is the text for students that you are working with? What are the strengths and limitations of the text?
4. How accurate is the information presented in the text? What information is omitted?
5. How can you supplement this text to connect adolescents’ out of school literacies?

6. What are the quantitative, qualitative and reader and task considerations?