CommonLit The Library
CommonLit is a free collection of fiction and nonfiction for 3rd-12th grade classrooms. Search and filter our collection by lexile, grade, theme, genre, literary device, or common core standard.
The Goose with the Golden Egg
A man becomes greedily obsessed with a goose that lays golden eggs.
The Ant and the Dove
A dove helps out an ant, and the ant stings the foot of a man when the dove is in trouble.
Should Girls Be Allowed to Play High School Football?
In 2013, locals in the Alabama community weighed in on this difficult debate about high school football.
The Thief and His Mother
A mother praises her son for stealing, but this decision has dire consequences.