Cornerstone Corner: Monthly Lessons

  • May

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    Cover of Thank You Mr. Falker by Patricia Polacco



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    The Dot, by Peter H. Reynolds



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    How do I stand in your shoes? Cover art.


    Kindergarten through 2nd grade, tap this book to see the lesson. 

    Ruby Bridges Goes to School Book Cover


    3rd through 5th grade, tap this book to see the lesson.

    Through my eyes book cover  


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    When Sophie Gets Angry Book Cover


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    Big by Coleen Paratore


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    Giraffes can't dance book cover



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    The Invisible Boy, by Trudy Ludwig (Cover Art)

What is Project Cornerstone?

  • The words Project Cornerstone

2019-2020 Project Cornerstone ABC Books and Newsletters

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    Book cover for Stand Tall Molly Lou Melon      Book cover for my secret bully    Book cover for The Day You Began     

    Book cover for The Blue Day book for Kids      Book cover for Long Shot      Book cover for Enemy Pie    

    Book cover for Rene has two last names     Book cover for the OK book    

Project Cornerstone

  • Project Cornerstone Logo

    Project Cornerstone, a YMCA of Silicon Valley initiative, builds on 41 Developmental Assets that help children thrive. At Montclaire, Project Cornerstone’s ABC program reinforces connections between students and adults by promoting an asset-building lifestyle and providing strategies and tools that enable both children and adults to thrive.

    Project Cornerstone started at Montclaire in 2008 and is supported by funding and volunteers from the Montclaire Parent Teacher Organization. For more information, visit If you would like to volunteer, contact