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Grade 2-3 Common Core Text Exemplars

Description: These books exemplify the level of complexity that Common Core State Standards require students to engage with. While the choices serve to help educators select texts of similar complexity, quality, and range, this not a required reading list.


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Category Title Author Date Added Action
Informational Text Where Do Polar Bears Live? Sarah L. Thomson 04/09/2018
Informational Text Moonshot: The Flight of Apollo 11 Brian Floca 04/09/2018
Informational Text Boy, Were We Wrong About Dinosaurs! S. D. Schindler and Kathleen V. Kudlinski 04/09/2018
Informational Text Crittercam Andrew Einspruch 04/09/2018
Informational Text So You Want to be President Judith St. George 04/09/2018
Informational Text Martin Luther King Jr. and The March on Washington Frances E. Ruffin 04/09/2018
Informational Text Throw Your Tooth On The Roof Selby B. Beeler 04/09/2018
Informational Text From Seed to Plant Gail Gibbons 04/09/2018
Informational Text A Medieval Feast Aliki 04/09/2018
Read-Aloud Informational Text 14 Cows for America Carmen Agra Deedy and Wilson Kimeli Naiyomah 04/09/2018
Read-Aloud Informational Text Wild Tracks! Jim Arnosky 04/09/2018
Read-Aloud Informational Text What the World Eats Faith D'Aluisio and Peter Menzel 04/09/2018
Read-Aloud Informational Text The Museum Book Jan Mark 04/09/2018
Read-Aloud Informational Text Ah, Music! Aliki 04/09/2018
Read-Aloud Informational Text If the World Were a Village David J. Smith. 04/09/2018
Read-Aloud Informational Text A Drop of Water Walter Wick 04/09/2018
Read-Aloud Informational Text The Story of Ruby Bridges George Ford and Robert Coles 04/09/2018
Read-Aloud Informational Text Lincoln: A Photobiography Russell Freedman 04/09/2018
Read-Aloud Story The Sign Painter Allen Say 04/09/2018
Read-Aloud Story Bud, Not Buddy Christopher Paul Curtis 04/09/2018
Read-Aloud Story The Search for Delicious Natalie Babbitt 04/09/2018
Read-Aloud Story The Cricket in Times Square George Selden 04/09/2018
Read-Aloud Story Charlotte's Web E. B. White 04/09/2018
Read-Aloud Story The Thirteen Clocks James Thurber 04/09/2018
Story Cowgirl Kate and Cocoa Erica Silverman and Betsy Lewin 04/09/2018

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