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Young Reader Articles

In partnership with Readworks, CLAS is pleased to offer a variety of articles with a focus on Latin America and written for grades 3-5. Available for download, these brief nonfiction articles provide young readers with the opportunity to develop a daily reading habit with a purpose of gaining and articulating new knowledge.

Young Reader Article Sets (click to download PDF files):


Latin America

Indigenous Populations of Latin America

Famous Latin American Women

Instruments and Crafts in Latin America

Day of the Dead – History and Customs

The Maya


Holidays in Latin America

Food and Drink in Latin America

Visit ReadWorks Article-A-DayTM for a variety of additional articles available for download.