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Common Core Resources

Search the Ballard Catalog to Find Books by Lexile

Lexile.com: Use this site to find books at a certain level or to check the Lexile of a book you would like to read in your classroom

I.N.K. (Interesting Nonfiction for Kids): A great blog about nonfiction books that will grab the attention of your students!

Award Winning Nonfiction

Nonfiction Detectives

Building Background Information with Nonfiction

Lexiles and the Common Core