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Free, ready-to-use classroom resources designed to help educators understand and implement the Common Core and other college and career ready standards

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New Read-Aloud Lessons

K-2 Teachers: We have new read-aloud lessons ready for download. Our collection now includes more than 130 lessons based on popular read-aloud texts.

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