InfoPairs en español

Paired Short Informational Articles Grades 1–5
Designed for explicit, small group guided reading with an emphasis on critical analysis and synthesizing across texts.

These resources offer a dynamic and innovative set of leveled, paired texts and accompanying lesson plans to develop students’ capacity for applying more rigorous 21st century literacy standards.

Students closely read short, challenging texts and then compare, contrast and synthesize information across themed texts.

Each InfoPairs book includes 18 paired, leveled informational texts. Each of the 9 themed pairs includes a Common Core-based lesson
plan booklet.

Also available in English InfoPairs Box Kit and Mini Kit

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  • InfoPairs meets the Common Core Standards requirements for reading appropriately complex and informational texts.
  • Text types include report, procedure, explanation, persuasive, transactional, biography, and memoir. The range of text types and formats are found in real-life texts and on standardized tests and supplement any core reading program.
  • Each pair of cards relates to a specific curriculum theme linked to national science and social studies standards, helping teachers to integrate content area topics during the reading block.
  • Students apply and practice a range of comprehension strategies: making connections, making inferences, determining importance, answering and generating questions, recognizing text structures, and synthesizing and summarizing.