A list of picture books to match each reading standard! It is meant for grade reading standards, but the books can be used as a fun/general hook when introducing the related standard in the upper elementary grades.
Readworks - this site breaks down all the common core elements into grade specific lesson plans, plus worksheets, plus online reading passages and questions. Great resource, covers ELA standards K - grade.
This district has laid out each part of the CCSS and made a unit/scope and sequence to go along with it. They've made a lesson for every part of the core FOR EVERY GRADE! You can find all of this on the district's website ( just click the icon)
A free step by step guide that explains and gives suggestions for how you could group your students into four leveled guided reading groups just like we do and how to set up and rotate your students through daily center rotations.
Reading activities: Cute BOOK TASTING ACTIVITY: This could be fun for the beginning of the year. Have the kids "taste" different books and fill in their reading notebook with what books they want to read that year.