Picture Books in the Classroom: Common Core-Based Lesson Ideas

Use these fun activities for picture books and folktales in your Common Core classroom. This printable guide features lesson ideas for read-aloud favorites and Caldecott classics like Make Way for Ducklings. Each activity aligns to a Common Core State Standard. Reading categories include family, friends, folklore, and history. Additional titles in each category are included for further study.
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