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Source for Grade-Level of Words

Date Submitted: 18-Feb-2013
From: Janet Randall
Subject: Source for Grade-Level of Words
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Notice: Can anyone suggest an on-line source that has English vocabulary sorted by grade level?

I don't mean word 'frequency'. The words 'mailman' and 'mailbox' are infrequent on the word frequency scale, but are familiar to children at a low grade level.

Thank you!