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Level P

P.S. 165
The Edith K. Bergtraum Elementary School
70-35 150th Street
Flushing, NY  11367
Phone:  718 263-4004    Fax:  718 793-9812

Tiffany L.Davis-Nealy, Principal                                                                        
Andrea Luongo, Assistant Principal
Marianna Werth, Assistant Principal       
Myron Hacken, F-status Special Ed Supervisor

Dear Parent/Guardian,                                                                                                                                                                                                           
This letter is to inform you of your child’s progress in reading.
Your child’s current reading level is Level P

M= Student has mastered the skill within the current reading level
N= Student needs support with this skill in order to move to the next level
___Using new vocabulary learned from stories in discussing or writing about what
       they read
___Responding to the tension in a story by reading on to look for solutions to
___Seeing changes in characters across a story and explain possible reasons for the
___Identifying the message (theme) of a text and discuss how it applies to their
      everyday life
___Actively asking questions of the text and searching for answers while reading
___Recognize and discuss when the story is being told from a different point of view
___Understanding the different ways of reading according to the genre of a book
___Following multiple characters through different parts of a story, thinking about
       their feelings about each other
___Using the words of a sentence, paragraph, or whole text to figure out the meaning of a          
___Making statements about characters by studying the choices they make, how they             
      treat other characters, and how they react towards problems
___Stopping to think about the text to jot their ideas down on a post-it and then
       continue reading
___Changing what they think about the story as they come across new information
___ Making many different predictions and then confirming their ideas
       when they are correct or changing their thinking and getting rid of predictions
       when they no longer match the story

Let’s work together to ensure the academic success of your child.
                                                                        Your Child’s Teacher


LEVEL P TITLES:                                                                                                    AUTHOR:

Five Dog Night, The

Christelow, Eileen



Burleigh, Robert


Florence Kelley

Saller, Carol


Fly Away Home

Bunting, Eve


Amazing Journeys

Literacy 2000



The Galaxy


Baseball in the Barrios

Horenstein, Henry


Only One Woof

Herriot, James