Promote reading engagement with captivating trade books and leveled readers
Grades K–5 Literacy

Imagine a classroom full of engaged, motivated, independent readers. 

A classroom where students discover a range of individual reading options and easy access to titles they can—and want to—read.

A classroom where students explore a new and exciting world through the pages of authentic literature and engaging leveled readers. 

A classroom where a teacher can be confident that student text selection will be at “just-right” levels to encourage a love of reading.

Your classroom.

Increase reading confidence

Fill your classroom with appealing, high-quality, Lexile®-leveled texts.

Reduce your prep time

Count on a library that is clearly leveled and organized for quick and easy access.

Ensure student success

Improve reading comprehension, fluency, vocabulary, background knowledge, and cultural literacy.

Enrich your classroom library

HMH International Independent Classroom Reading Libraries are comprised of a mix of trade books, Rigby® and Steck-Vaughn® Leveled Readers, and Science & Engineering Leveled Readers, all organized in canvas totes. Each tote features 50 books within specified Lexile ranges.

Single copies of high-interest fiction and nonfiction titles span a variety of topics and genres to appeal to and engage ALL K–5 readers.

Get to Know the Library

An International Approach
HMH International Independent Classroom Reading Libraries were curated with the needs of international schools in mind.

Authentic Literature
A wide range of trade books invite students to dive into stories that resonate with their experiences. Featured  authors include Margaret & H.A. Rey, Allen Say, Lois Lowry, Gary Soto, and many others.

Cross-Curricular Content
Your students will be captivated with the wide variety of Lexile-based leveled readers featuring subjects including science, technology, engineering, and social studies.

Research on Reading

Research has firmly established the correlation between time spent reading and reading achievement. Access a free white paper to see what experts say about the value of independent reading and how being a proficient reader extends to success in many other areas of life. Learn more about:

  • the vital role reading plays in young lives
  • the extensive benefits of learning to read independently
  • the characteristics associated with a strong independent reading program
Ready for your best classroom library ever?