An engaging set of books and related lessons based on core words.
Our popular Core First Books & Lessons are available to special ed teachers and parents in print format. Discover these 36 beautifully illustrated books designed to support you in teaching your students specific core words. Each of the 12 core words is supported with 5 unique lessons designed to be used over the course of a week. You have the flexibility to use the Books and Lessons in any way that is most supportive of your student.
Additionally, get free printable Core First communication books to use for those who don't have an AAC system in place or for communication partners to use for modelling while engaging in the Core First Learning lessons here.
Frequently Asked Questions - Find answers to common questions about Core First Learning
Core First Learning Whitepaper - Explains the instructional approach and the research basis for its effectiveness
Use our Core First Books to help support you in teaching students specific Core Words.
Quick Lesson Guide: Set 1 - At-a-glance description of instrution for the week.
Quick Lesson Guide: Set 2 - At-a-glance description of instrution for the week.
Quick Lesson Guide: Set 3 - At-a-glance description of instruction for the week.