Discover and save creative ideas

    Oh my gosh, this is the best thing ever!!! Book list that correlates with the ELA common core strands by grade level!!

    suggested book lists by grade level

    FREE list of Common Core Reading Literature ideas and activities compiled by HoJo

    Readworks- this site needs to be called ReadWOW! It breaks down all the common core elements into grade specific lesson plans. Crazy amazing.

    This is a great website! There are over 150 digital books! ALL FREE!

    Free kids online on the projector or SMARTBoard

    Common core grading.. need to download and complete this summer

    Vivid verbs

    great blog with awesome ideas for using picture books to teach different concepts...has them catagorized with what book to use to teach what. Love it! BTW: this book makes me cry

    5th Grade Florida Common Core ELA

    Free Common Core Aligned Lessons and Web 2.0 Games to Play on your SMART Board!

    Common Core Curriculum Maps K-5

    A site where elementary students can go to practice all of the Common Core standards for math and reading. The site is adaptive, so students can move through the standards at their own pace.

    Lists of books that work well for modeling each comprehension strategy:)

    This site gives FREE research based reading lesson plans complete with handouts, the standards met (by state and common core), plus background knowledge and vocabulary. There is a short video to show you how lesson plans work, then you sign up for unlimited lesson plans for free.

    Common Core Graphic Organizers for EVERY ELA Literature and Informational Text Standard. This MEGA document even contains question answering frames that show students HOW they could answer a question for each Common Core Literature and Informational Standard. This document makes Common Core transition so much easier!

    For all my teacher friends-repin!!! Books listed by reading strategy - inferring, synthesizing, making connections, etc.

    North Carolina's fabulous "Unpacking the CCSS" - for each standard (Math & ELA, at each grade level!), they provide explanations and examples of what instruction for that standard actually looks like. (Free)

    Cool! Past issues of National Geo books available for FREE. Can be used on the Smartboard

    Poetry Center - "Common Core Correlated"