Here is a cliff-hanging excerpt from the famous Like Water for Chocolate novel that will leave your students wanting more! Included is the fragment, in Spanish, as well as an English/Spanish side-by-side version.
This story fragment is part of my Like Water for Chocolate/Preterite and Imperfect Unit. That whole unit is also for sale and includes: vocab list & key, story excerpt with numbered verbs, English/Spanish side-by-side version of the story, comprehension worksheet & key, preterite vs. imperfect worksheet & key, 33 verbs list for identifying preterite vs. imperfect & key, preterite vs. imperfect practice and/or quiz with keys, bingo list with numbers for calling & boards for playing.
You can purchase the whole unit here: http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Like-Water-for-Chocolate-Como-Agua-Para-Choc-Spanish-Preterite-Imperfect-Unit-1431605