Top Ten Picture Books to Kick Off the School Year | CCSS News Curated by Core2Class |

Burkins and Yaris offer their top ten list of picture books to consider when kicking off the new school year implementing Common Core Standards. Themes that touch on pushing through difficult tasks, learning from mistakes, taking risks and respecting and collaborating with one another might  be helpful as students begin reading more difficult texts, work with text dependent questions and take even more responsiblity for their learning.