Lecturas Cortas Level Z Pack


Guided Reading Short Reads brings the same high-quality nonfiction of the original Guided Reading Short Reads to both Spanish and English-speaking learners. Access to short informational texts builds vocabulary acquisition and content area knowledge for all students, providing rich support for students who are learning Spanish, and building confidence in Spanish-speaking learners that they will carry over to their English instruction.

! Guided Reading Lecturas Cortas:
•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

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

Level Z

A challenge for more widely read students, requiring critical reading skills; topics include controversial social and political issues; readers experience complex examples of nonfiction organizational structure.

Level Z Titles

  • Lugares extremos de Rusia
  • Desastres
  • Alimentos con un toque diferente
  • Crea tus propias geodas de cristal de huevo
  • Reseñas de Jack London
  • Discurso pronunciado en la inauguración del cementerio de Gettysburg
  • Maya Lin habla sobre el Monumento a los Veteranos de Vietnam
  • El volcán que sacudió el mundo: Krakatoa, 1883
  • Chichén Itzá
  • Esta es su historia


  • ISBN13: 9780545884365
  • Format: Guided Reading Collection
  • Grades: 6
  • Spanish Guided Reading Level: GR Level Z