Colección Ventanas

A collection of 104 authentic Spanish fiction readers for grades K–6. In a partnership with the Ediciones SM, devoted to improving quality and equity in children's education, National Geographic Learning introduces fiction from around the Spanish-speaking world in an array of appealing genres and designs, certain to appeal to young readers. Includes award winning titles from the El Barco de Vapor series, a prestigious literary series designed to discover new authors of children’s literature. Winning titles have been selected to be part of National Geographic Learning’s Colección Ventanas. Designed for fluent Spanish readers, the books are perfect as a supplement to any core reading program looking to add engaging, Spanish fiction to the curricula. The books are ideal for summer school, independent reading, read alouds, or for small group lessons.

  • Encourages critical thinking
  • Improves reading comprehension
  • Multiple opportunities for writing and reasoning practice
  • Enhances cross curricular content
  • Reading levels allow for adaptive learning

Components, Student
  • 104 Fiction Novels

Components, Teacher

Online four-page Teacher Lesson per title to include:
  • Comprehension questions
  • Thematic connections
  • Reading skills/strategies suggestions
  • Story summaries
  • Vocabulary practice
  • Graphic organizers for students
  • Lexile® levels
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National Geographic Learning

National Geographic Learning’s mission is to bring the world to the classroom and the classroom to life. With our English language programs, students learn about their world by experiencing it. Throug... more