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.
Court Rejects New York City's Portion Cap for Sugary Drinks
Dr. Lisa Firestone
Dr. Firestone, a health advocate, summarizes the Court of Appeals ruling rejecting the proposed soda ban.
Our Deportment, or the Manners, Conduct, and Dress of Refined Society
John H. Young
The author describes the proper roles that men and women must occupy.
Life Isn't Fair — Deal With It
According to columnist Mike Myatt, "Fair is a state of mind, and most often, an unhealthy one."