GR Short Reads NONFICTION Level S 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 S:

Selections challenge readers to make connections with previous reading and with historical events; words present many shades of meaning that require readers' interpretation; this level includes chapter books in a variety of genres.

Level S Titles

  • A Machine That Flies
  • Wildlife for Sale
  • Fascinating U.S. Sites
  • Visit Washington, D.C
  • What Are Symmetrical Shapes?
  • X-Treme Sports
  • Wake Up!
  • John White Journal Entry
  • Letters Between Grace Bedell and Abe Lincoln
  • Do the Robot


  • ISBN13: 9780545798266
  • Format: Guided Reading Collection
  • Grades: 4 - 5
  • Guided Reading Level: GR Level S