GR Short Reads NONFICTION Level R Pack


The all-new Guided Reading Short Reads Nonfiction gives students the practice they need to read and understand the complex, informational texts that we encounter every day. Students dive right into challenging & relevant content while learning key strategies to uncover deep meaning. With a wide range of subjects and text types, students will expand their academic and domain-specific vocabulary and deepen their comprehension and analytical skills. Put it all together, and Guided Reading Short Reads Nonfiction is an essential tool to prepare all K-6 students for assessments and real world readiness.

NEW! Guided Reading Short Reads Nonfiction:
• Fits seamlessly into classroom guided reading groups
• Teaches strategies for decoding and comprehending complex texts
• Builds rich domain-specific vocabulary across content areas
• Engages students with thematically linked passages across text types
• Provides sufficiently complex, short informational texts worthy of being read, reread, and analyzed

Level R:

Texts in this level contain sophisticated vocabulary to challenge readers; some of the longer chapter texts require sustained reading effort over several sittings; texts represent a range of times in history.

Level R Titles

  • Landed on Ellis Island
  • The History of Gum
  • Guide to Owls
  • Astounding Amphibians
  • What Are Maglev Trains?
  • Robots
  • An Interview With Avi
  • Plant and Light Experiment
  • Signs and Symbols
  • Letter From Frances Perkins


  • ISBN13: 9780545798273
  • Format: Guided Reading Collection
  • Grades: 4 - 5
  • Guided Reading Level: GR Level