Guided Reading Short Reads Fiction Level V


Guided Reading Short Reads Fiction provides students with authentic, appropriately leveled short fiction texts in a variety of genres. Versatile, engaging and innovative, this est addition to your Guided Reading Program provides all K-6 students with multiple opportunities for deep, critical reading at every level.

! Guided Reading Short Reads Fiction:
•Fits seamlessly into classroom guided reading groups
•Teaches strategies for decoding and comprehending complex texts
•Provides sufficiently complex, short fiction texts worthy of being read, reread, and analyzed

Each level includes:
•10 Student Informational Text Cards, 6 copies each
•1 Teaching Guide
•Magazine-style storage box

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

  • Bearwalker
  • Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
  • The Capture (Guardians of Ga'Hoole)
  • The Wind in the Willows
  • Theseus and the Minotaur
  • Abby Spencer Goes to Bollywood
  • Anne of Green Gables
  • Esperanza Rising
  • Oliver Twist
  • Slam Dunk (Standing Tall and Talented)


  • ISBN13: 9781338036695
  • Format: Guided Reading Collection
  • Grades: 5 - 6
  • Guided Reading Level: GR Level V