Guided Reading Short Reads Fiction Level Y


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 Y

Texts feature similar themes to previous levels, with more explicit detail; this level requires critical reading skills to evaluate the quality and objectivity of the text.

Level Y Titles

  • Touching Spirit Bear
  • Ulysses and Telemachus
  • Artemis Fowl
  • The Red Pyramid
  • Bull Run
  • Yellow Star
  • The Great Greene Heist
  • Zen and the Art of Faking It
  • The Ear, the Eye, and the Arm
  • The Giver


  • Format: Guided Reading Collection
  • Grades: 6
  • Guided Reading Level: GR Level Y