Publication Date: 2014-02-28
The Hess Text Complexity Tools have been updated with two interactive PDF rubrics (Tool # 7 and Tool #8) for qualitatively analyzing informational and literary texts and planning instruction (Tool #6). You can now also view a short video posted on YouTube, "Text Complexity Tools", where Dr. Karin Hess explains the 8 factors that affect text complexity.
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