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Grade 4-5 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. #teachers

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Category Title Author Date Added Action
Informational Text About Time Bruce Koscielniak 04/09/2018
Story Alice's Adventures in Wonderland Lewis Carroll and Nancy Willard 04/09/2018
Story The Birchbark House Louise Erdrich 05/31/2019
Story The Black Stallion Walter Farley 04/09/2018
Story Bud, Not Buddy Christopher Paul Curtis 05/20/2019
Informational Text Discovering Mars Melvin Berger 04/09/2018
Informational Text England Erinn Banting 04/09/2018
Informational Text Horses Seymour Simon 04/09/2018
Informational Text Hurricanes Patricia Lauber 04/09/2018
Informational Text The Kid's Guide to Money Steven Otfinoski 04/09/2018
Informational Text Let's Investigate Marvelously Meaningful Maps Madelyn Carlisle 04/09/2018
Story The Little Prince Richard Howard and Antoine de Saint-Exupéry 04/09/2018
Story M.C. Higgins, the Great Virginia Hamilton 04/09/2018
Informational Text My Librarian is a Camel Margriet Ruurs 04/09/2018
Informational Text The Quest for the Tree Kangaroo Sy Montgomery and Nic Bishop 04/09/2018
Story The Secret Garden Frances Hodgson Burnett and James Howe and Nancy Carpenter 04/09/2018
Informational Text Toys! Don Wulffson 04/09/2018
Story Tuck Everlasting Natalie Babbitt 04/09/2018
Informational Text Volcanoes Seymour Simon 04/09/2018
Informational Text We Are the Ship Kadir Nelson 04/09/2018
Story Where the Mountain Meets the Moon Grace Lin 04/09/2018
Story Zlateh the Goat and Other Stories Isaac Bashevis Singer and Elizabeth Shub 04/09/2018

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