Below are various types of texts that you might choose to incorporate into your classroom. Click on the categories below to find texts specific to your language.



Two Women - A dramatic reading for 2 voices (also available in Spanish from the magazine Americas) (Lesson plan for using dialogue poems, including this one, from Diane Tedick)

Joyful Noise: Poems for Two Voices by Paul Fleischman

Big Talk: Poems for Four Voices by Paul Fleischman

Texts About Migrant Workers That Can Be Layered

Amigos del otro lado/Friends from the Other Side by Gloria AnzaldĂșa

El camino de Amelia by Linda Jacobs Altman

Don Radio by Arthur Dorros

The Upside Down Boy by Juan Felipe Herrera

Voices from the Fields: Children of Migrant Farmworkers Tell Their Stories by S. Beth Atkin

Texts About Art That Can Be Layered

Color Your Own Modern Art Masterpieces by Muncie Hendler

Diego by Jeanette & Jonah Winter

La princesa y el pintor by Jane Johnson

Children's Books




Magazines & Newspapers