Spanish Depth and Complexity Icon Cards (Las Tarjetas de Profundidad y Complejidad)


This set of 8.5 x 11″ cards contains the 11 Icons/Prompts of Depth and Complexity, in Spanish, with picture on the front and a wealth of useful information on best practices for using the prompt on the reverse side of each card. The Spanish set comes laminated and includes the cover page and copyright card featuring all 11 Icons. Our instructional brochure with introduction and integration ideas can be downloaded for free at



The Depth and Complexity Icon Cards are a teacher’s best friend and a fantastic resource to aid in planning and curriculum design. Each of the 11 cards focuses on an individual dimension of Depth and Complexity. The front of each card provides an illustration of the icon. The reverse side of each card contains suggested ways to put the dimension into practice in classrooms. The resource provides task suggestions, vocabulary and synonyms, as well as specific activities related to language arts, mathematics, science, and social studies. This product is a must-have for both novice practitioners and teachers looking to delve deeper into the Depth and Complexity framework. The Depth and Complexity Icon Cards are available in both English and Spanish.