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These texts were specifically chosen by Booksource to support first grade-level instruction based on the Common Core State Standards for English Language Arts and Literacy in History/Social Studies, Science, and Technical Subjects. The range of selected texts includes both literature and informational reading from a variety of text types (RL.1.5), illustrated picture books (RL.1.7), texts rich in figurative and sensory language (RL.1.4), and informational texts on the same topic (RI.1.9).
CCSS Grade 1 Classroom Library See All

Amazing Animal Senses

Amelia Bedelia

Are You Ready To Play Outside?

Boy Who Cried Ninja, The

Brontorina

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CCSS Grade 1 Literary Texts See All

Amelia Bedelia

Are You Ready To Play Outside?

Boy Who Cried Ninja, The

Brontorina

Come On, Rain!

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CCSS Grade 1 Informational Texts See All

Amazing Animal Senses

Egg Is Quiet, An

Eight Days Gone

Fly Guy Presents: Sharks

From Caterpillar To Butterfly

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CCSS Grade 1 Extension See All

"More More More," Said The Baby

"Slowly, Slowly, Slowly," Said The Sloth

26 Fairmount Avenue

About Penguins: A Guide For Children (Revised Edition)

Action Of Subtraction, The

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CCSS Grade 1 Extensions + Literacy Cart See All

"More More More," Said The Baby

"Slowly, Slowly, Slowly," Said The Sloth

26 Fairmount Avenue

About Penguins: A Guide For Children (Revised Edition)

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CCSS Grade 1 New Books See All

Edgar Allan Poe's Pie: Math Puzzlers In Classic Poems

Float

Fly Guy Presents: Insects

I Will Take A Nap!

If You Plant A Seed

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CCSS Grade 1 Favorite Authors See All

"More More More," Said The Baby

"Slowly, Slowly, Slowly," Said The Sloth

Annie And Snowball And The Cozy Nest

Bink And Gollie

Elephants Cannot Dance!

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CCSS Grade 1 Favorite Characters See All

Annie And Snowball And The Dress-Up Birthday

Berenstain Bears Go Out To Eat, The

Bones And The Math Test

Clifford, The Firehouse Dog

Henry And Mudge In The Sparkle Days

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CCSS Grade 1 Folktales & Fairy Tales See All

Beauty And The Pea

Contest Between The Sun And The Wind: An Aesop's Fable, The

Enormous Turnip, The

Fables

Fat Cat: A Danish Folktale

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CCSS Grade 1 Friendship Stories See All

Best Friends For Frances

Farfallina And Marcel

Fred Stays With Me!

Iris And Walter

Meet Danitra Brown

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CCSS Grade 1 Multicultural Character Stories See All

Alicia's Happy Day

Ben's Trumpet

Colors Of Us, The

First Day In Grapes

Goal!

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CCSS Grade 1 Narrator Point Of View And Perspective See All

Author: A True Story

Bears' Story By Baldwin B. Bear, The

Dad, Jackie, And Me

Freedom On The Menu: The Greensboro Sit-Ins

Honestly, Red Riding Hood Was Rotten!

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CCSS Grade 1 Persuasive Writing See All

Cats Vs. Dogs

Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type

Day The Crayons Quit, The

Dear Mrs. LaRue: Letters From Obedience School

Don't Let The Pigeon Stay Up Late!

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CCSS Grade 1 Poetry See All

Barnyard Slam

Bein' With You This Way

Falling Up

Good Sports: Poems About Running, Jumping, Throwing, And More

Hi, Koo! A Year Of Seasons

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CCSS Grade 1 School Stories See All

Clifford's First School Day

Diary Of A Worm: Teacher's Pet

Fine, Fine School, A

First Grade Stinks!

First-Grade Bunny

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CCSS Grade 1 Social Emotional Learning See All

Big Lie, The

Clifford's Good Deeds

Honest-To-Goodness Truth, The

Horton Hatches The Egg

Hurty Feelings

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CCSS Grade 1 Wordless Books See All

Chalk

Girl And The Bicycle, The

Journey

Sidewalk Circus

Tuesday

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CCSS Grade 1 Family Stories See All

Day I Had To Play With My Sister, The

Dumpling Soup

Harriet, You'll Drive Me Wild

Henry And Mudge In The Family Trees

Memory String, The

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CCSS Grade 1 Family Informational Texts See All

Brothers

Brothers And Sisters

Cousins

Everyone Visits Family

Families Around The World

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CCSS Grade 1 Life Cycle Stories See All

Bear Hug

Caterpillar And The Polliwog, The

Charlie The Caterpillar

Clara Caterpillar

Dandelion Seed, The

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CCSS Grade 1 Life Cycles Informational Texts See All

Animal Life Cycles

Born To Be A Butterfly

Caterpillar To Butterfly

Egg: Nature's Perfect Package

Frogs

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CCSS Grade 1 Read Aloud Stories See All

Count Me A Rhyme

Elbert's Bad Word

Knuffle Bunny Too: A Case Of Mistaken Identity

Mama Panya's Pancakes: A Village Tale From Kenya

One

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CCSS Grade 1 Read Alouds Informational Texts See All

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Bravest Dog Ever: The True Story Of Balto, The

Clothesline Clues To Jobs People Do

Dolphin Baby!

Duke Ellington: The Piano Prince And His Orchestra

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CCSS Grade 1 Weather Stories See All

Favorite Stories From Cowgirl Kate And Cocoa: Rain Or Shine

First Day Of Winter, The

Houndsley And Catina And The Quiet Time

Magic School Bus Inside A Hurricane, The

Sail Away

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CCSS Grade 1 Weather Informational Texts See All

Clouds

Clouds

Rainy Day, A

Snow Is Falling

Snowy Day, A

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CCSS Grade 1 Biographies Of Famous Americans See All

Amazing Americans: Abraham Lincoln

Amazing Champion Of The Earth Rachel Carson

Amazing Civil War Nurse Clara Barton

Amelia Earhart

Benjamin Franklin

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CCSS Grade 1 Community & Neighborhoods See All

Can I Bring Woolly To The Library, Ms. Reeder?

Community Helpers Then And Now

Everyone Goes To School

My School Community

Roxaboxen

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CCSS Grade 1 Mathematics See All

Action Of Subtraction, The

Actual Size

Finding Shapes With Sebastian Pig And Friends At The Museum

Lots And Lots Of Coins

Math For All Seasons

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CCSS Grade 1 Narrative Nonfiction See All

Astronaut: Living In Space

Beatrice's Goat

Day And Night On The Prairie, A

Energy Island: How One Community Harnessed The Wind And Changed Their World

Just Ducks!

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CCSS Grade 1 Primary Source Materials See All

All About Money

Benjamin Franklin: Thinker, Inventor, Leader

Cesar Chavez: Protecting Farm Workers

Communication

Eleanor, Quiet No More

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CCSS Grade 1 Procedural Texts See All

Growing Vegetable Soup

How Did That Get In My Lunchbox?

How Food Gets From Farms To Store Shelves

How To Make A Cherry Pie And See The U.S.A.

Look At My Book: How Kids Can Write And Illustrate Terrific Books

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CCSS Grade 1 Science Informational Texts See All

About Penguins: A Guide For Children (Revised Edition)

Diving Dolphin

Fly Guy Presents: Dinosaurs

How A Seed Grows

Saving Animal Babies

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