Common Core Standards for Kindergarten (RL K3)
With prompting and support, identify characters, settings, and major events in a story.
Biscuit Finds a Friend by Alyssa Capucilli
A puppy helps a little duck find its way home to a pond.
Tiny Goes to the Library by Cari Meister
Tiny the dog is a big help at the library when his owner takes out too many books to carry home.
Goldilocks and the Three Bears by Betty Miles
Tells in simple dialogue the story of three bears who return home from a walk to find a little girl asleep in Baby Bear's bed.
Puppy Mudge Wants to Play by Cynthia Rylant
Henry wants to read, but Mudge wants to play. Will Henry play with Mudge?
Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus by Mo Willems
A freshly baked gingerbread cowboy escapes from the ranch kitchen and eludes his pursuers in this western United States version of the Gingerbread boy.
Look! by Ted Lewin
A young boy pretends to be on Safari.
A Tadpole Grows Up by Pam Zollman
Discover how tadpoles grow up to be either a frog or toad.
A Penguin’s Life by Nancy Dickmann
Explore the life cycle of a penguin.