Calculating the Grade level of a Book, Magazine, or Website
Instructions for using MS Word to calculate the Flesch-Kincaid grade level of aweb site.To calculate the text of a book, type the text of several paragraphs at thebeginning, middle and end of the book.
1.Turn on “Show Readability Statistics” in Microsoft Word
Go to the Tools menub.Select Optionsc.Click the Spelling and Grammar tabd.Near the bottom, check Show Readability Statistics2.Find a web site that you might want to use with children
The web site should have at least a paragraph of textb.Highlight and copy the web site text