Welcome to the Core Knowledge Bookstore

Earnings from all sales through this bookstore, and the royalty earnings from all books edited by E. D. Hirsch, Jr., go to support the nonprofit Core Knowledge Foundation. The Foundation uses these earnings to promote core knowledge-based curricula and to work toward eliminating the achievement gap. Dr. Hirsch receives no remuneration from the Foundation.

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Visit our Free Downloads page for quick and easy access to our free teacher guides, the Sequence Content Guidelines, and other helpful forms and information.
Looking for our free Lesson Plans? Search our lesson plans by keyword or browse by grade and subject.
Need to order materials for your school? We can help! Submit a Request for Quote and we’ll supply you with an itemized quote to help you requisition a purchase order or plan your upcoming budget.
Ordering materials for your classroom? Take advantage of our quantity discounts and save 15% on 25 or more each of selected titles, automatically applied during checkout.
Considering Core Knowledge for homeschool? Many homeschoolers have great success incorporating Core Knowledge into their homeschool curriculum. To help guide your purchase decision, we encourage you to read our Frequently Asked Questions prior to ordering. We also make it easy to connect with other homeschoolers who can provide valuable insights from their experiences with Core Knowledge.
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