When students are uploaded to Oxford Reading Buddy, they will automatically be placed on the Oxford Reading Level best matched to the expected level for their year group.

More information on how Oxford Readng Levels match year groups is available in Achievement. Students will have access to all the books and quizzes at their current level as well as those below.

You can manually change a student’s Oxford Reading Level within the Reporting area of Oxford Reading Buddy using the following steps:

  1. Select the Reporting tab.
  2. Click Class report.
  3. Select the student’s name from the list.
  4. Choose whether to Level up or Level down.
  5. If the student has already read at this level, all the eBooks and quizzes will be made available again.

Click here for more information on assessing a student’s Oxford Reading Level.

Oxford LevelBest fit Australian Reading LevelYear level
1+1Foundation (start of academic year)
22Foundation (middle of academic year)
33-5Foundation (end of academic year)
46-9Year 1
510-14Year 1
615-16Year 1
717Year 1-2
818-19Year 2
920-21Year 2
1022-24Year 3
1125-26Year 3
1227Year 3-4
1327Year 4
1428Year 4
1529-30Year 4-5
1630+Year 5
1730+Year 5-6
1830+Year 6
1930+Year 6-7
2030+Year 6-7