Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Pamela Hobart Carter Explains Flesch-Kincaid

Learning to read in the English language as an adult is a challenge whether you're a native speaker or an English language learner. At No Talking Dogs Press we provide inexpensive books in easy English and free curricular materials for learners and instructors. But how do we know our books are written at an appropriate reading level for new adult readers? 
In her post titled Why Flesch-Kincaid?, Pamela Hobart Carter explains:

"We calculated the reading level of the No Talking Dogs Press books using Flesch-Kincaid for two main reasons ..." Read more...
Note the reading glasses. An issue in the American classroom as well.

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