The Scholastic Classroom Library

Leveled Reading and Children's Literature to Read Every Day

Bring the joy and power of independent reading into your classroom with Scholastic books and collections!

Create the classroom library you want…today! Have a positive impact on independent reading achievement and build an intrinsic motivation to read with informational texts and literature that students at all levels can read and enjoy successfully. Match your students to their best Lexile®, guided reading, and recreational reading levels with Scholastic children's books.

We offer:
  • Research-based leveled books and collections by Lexile or Guided Reading Levels
  • Teaching tips & activities with many collections
  • Informational text and nonfiction in content areas
  • Best value collections for a pop-up library of over 300 books
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Over 10,000 titles!

Visit our online bookstore of children’s literature: scholastic.com/paperbacks

Books for genre study, author study, reading aloud, mentor texts, curriculum enrichment, and more!

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Make It Personal!

We love to customize! Whether you’re labeling each book with your chosen message, or have special pack n’ ship instructions, we can do that for you!

Need help selecting titles, or want help evaluating your current classroom library? Let our in-house educators and editors learn about your classroom’s needs, and then present you with a customized list of fiction and nonfiction for your independent reading program. With our comprehensive title lists, we can target the learning standards used by your district, and foster a love of reading too. FREE SERVICE! Call 1.800.387.1437 to speak with your Scholastic representative.

Our Mission

Scholastic believes in the power of reading. We share with teachers the conviction that the classroom is a place where children’s eyes are opened to the power of imagination and exploration. We’re convinced that independent pleasure reading can be a driving force in children’s happiness and growth.

Independent reading improves reading achievement. Inspire a lifetime of independent reading.


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