Sueño hecho realidad

Sueño hecho realidad
comprehension-based™ reader
Tired of the daily micro-aggressions she and her friends face at school, African American teen Denise decides to make a positive impact herself.

Level 2 and up / Novice Mid — Intermediate Low


A year after losing her father, Denise is dealing with her tremendous loss, as well as the daily struggles of a typical high school student. But that’s not all. She has to grapple with unfair treatment at school, which could undermine the dreams she has for her future. Denise is fed up. She wants things to be different. But how?

This Comprehension-based™ reader, ‘Sueño hecho realidad’, strategically weaves high-frequency language structures into a compelling story. Even upper-level language students need repeated exposure to language structures in order to fully acquire them; that’s why Fluency Matters’ intermediate readers maintain a high-frequency factor of high-level language structures, thus helping learners progress beyond typical proficiency levels.


  • Level 2 and up
  • Written in Present tense/ First Person
  • Unique word count: 270
  • Total word count: 4565
  • Page count: 60
  • Audio recording embedded in the Student and Teacher Bundles
  • A 301-page Teacher's Guide is also available!
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  • Jade Greene

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