GR Short Reads NONFICTION Level V 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 V:

Texts present complex issues and use technical language; topics are distant from students' experience in terms of time and geographic area and may include realistic historical information and more difficult themes.

Level V Titles

  • San Francisco Earthquake
  • Australia’s Amazing Animals
  • Deepest Lake and Highest Waterfall
  • Inventors and Inventions
  • Trapped in Time
  • Viking Voyages
  • The Journal of Meriwether Lewis
  • The Acid Effect
  • Conservation as a National Duty
  • A Letter From Rachel Carson


  • ISBN13: 9780545798228
  • Format: Guided Reading Collection
  • Grades: 5 - 6
  • Guided Reading Level: GR Level V