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Morristown-Hamblen High School West

Common Core Text Exemplar LMC Resources/Electronic Access

Grades 9-10
Stories Drama Poetry Informational Texts: English Language Arts (ELA) Informational Texts: Science, Mathematics, and Technical Subjects

Grade 11
Stories Drama Poetry Informational Texts: English Language Arts Informational Texts: History/Social Studies Informational Texts: Science, Mathematics, and Technical Subjects

Electronic Access is indicated by a hyperlink (maroon text) on the title. Access is linked to works that are available in the public domain. A print copy of some articles/texts is available in the vertical file (located in LMC office). Abbreviations Key
REC Audio Recording R Reference Collection SC Short Story Collection

Common Core Text Exemplars

Grades 9-10
Grades 9-10 Stories
Author/Work (hyperlink indicates Web access) Homer. The Odyssey Ovid. Metamorphoses (Part I & Part 2) Gogol, Nikolai. The Nose Print Resources 883HOM (8), GRAPHIC F HIN (1), Online Online Online CLASSIC F VOL (2), BACKROOM CLASSIC F VOL (1), Online CLASSIC F TUR (2), Online SC HEN (1), GRAPHIC F HEN (1), Online SC KAF (1), Online CLASSIC F STE (5) CLASSIC F BRA (3), SCIENCE FICTION F BRA (1), BILINGUAL F BRA (4) Online CLASSIC F ACH (1) CLASSIC F LEE (6) HISTORICAL F SHA (1) 2 DVD F TOK (2) DVD F GRA (1) , VHS F GRA (1) VHS 813 GIF (1) Media/Audiovisual Resources VHS 883 ODY

De Voltaire, F. A. M. Candide, Or The Optimist

Turgenev, Ivan. Fathers and Sons Henry, O. The Gift of the Magi Kafka, Franz. The Metamorphosis Steinbeck, John. The Grapes of Wrath

Bradbury, Ray. Fahrenheit 451


Olsen, Tillie. I Stand Here Ironing Achebe, Chinua. Things Fall Apart Lee, Harper. To Kill A Mockingbird Shaara, Michael. The Killer Angels Last Update: 15 August 2013

Common Core Text Exemplars Tan, Amy. The Joy Luck Club Alvarez, Julia. In the Time of the Butterflies Zusak, Marcus. The Book Thief HISTORICAL F TAN (1) CLASSIC F ALV (1) HISTORICAL F ZUS (1)

Grades 9-10 Drama

Author/Work Sophocles. Oedipus Rex Print Resources 808.88 NOR Vol. 1 (1), 882 HUT (1), 882 SOP (1), Online 822.33 SHA (4), BILINGUAL F SHA (1), GRAPHIC F SHA (4) 839.82 IBS (3) 812 WIL (3) 842.9 ION 812.08 BES (1981-1982) (1) DVD 822.3 MAC (1) VHS F DOL (1) VHS F GLA (1) Media/Audiovisual Resources

Shakespeare, William. The Tragedy of Macbeth Ibsen, Henrik. A Dolls House Williams, Tennessee. The Glass Menagerie Ionesco, Eugene. Rhinoceros Fugard, Athol. Master Haroldand the boys

Grades 9-10 Poetry

Author/Work Shakespeare, William. Sonnet 73 Print Resources 822.3 SHA (2), 822.33 SHA (2), Online 828 DON (1), 820.8 ABR (1), Online 820.8 ABR (1), Online GRAPHIC F POE , Online 3 Last Update: 15 August 2013 Media/Audiovisual Resources

Donne, John. Song Shelley, Percy Bysshe. Ozymandias Poe, Edgar Allan. The Raven

Common Core Text Exemplars Dickinson, Emily. We Grow Accustomed to the Dark Houseman, A. E. Loveliest of Trees Johnson, James Weldon. Lift Every Voice and Sing Cullen, Countee. Yet Do I Marvel Auden, Wystan Hugh. Musee des Beaux Arts Walker, Alice. Women Baca, Jimmy Santiago. I Am Offering This Poem to You 811 DIC (2),Online 821.08 NIL (1), Online Online 811 CUL (1), 811.08 SHE (1), Online 821 AUD (1), Online Online Online

Grades 9-10 Informational Texts: English Language Arts (ELA)

Author/Work Henry, Patrick. Speech to the Second Virginia Convention Washington, George. Farewell Address. Lincoln, Abraham. Gettysburg Address. Lincoln, Abraham. Second Inaugural Address. Roosevelt, Franklin Delano. State of the Union Address. (1941) Hand, Learned. I Am an American Day Address. Smith, Margaret Chase. Remarks to the Senate in Support of a Declaration of Conscience. King, Jr., Martin Luther. Letter from Birmingham Jail Print Resources Online 973 BOO (1) 973 BOO (1), 973.7 LIN (1) 815.08 ALY (1), Online 973 BOO (1), Online Online Online Online 323 KIN Media/Audiovisual Resources

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Common Core Text Exemplars King, Jr., Martin Luther. I Have a Dream: Address Delivered at the March on Washington, D.C., for Civil Rights on August 28, 1963 Angelou, Maya. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings Wiesel, Elie. Hope, Despair and Memory Reagan, Ronald. Address to Students at Moscow State University Quindlen, Anna. A Quilt of a Country VHS 301.451 KIN (1). VHS 973.92 HIS (1) VHA 813 IKN (1)

301.451 CIV (1) 921 ANG (10) Online Online Online

Grades 9-10 Informational Texts: History/Social Studies

Author/Work Brown, Dee. Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee: An Indian History of the American West Connell, Evan S. Son of the Morning Star: Custer and the Little Big Horn. Gombrich, E.H. The Story of Art, 16th Edition Print Resources 970.4 BRO (2) 973.8 CON (1) Media/Audiovisual Resources DVD 970.4 BUR (1)

Kurlansky, Mark. Cod: A Biography of the Fish that Changed the World
Haskins, Jim. Black, Blue and Gray: African Americans in the Civil War. Dash, Joan. The Longitude Prize Thompson, Wendy. The Great Composers: An Illustrated Guide to the Lives, Key Works, and Influences of over 100 Renowned Composers Mann, Charles C. Before Columbus: The Americas of 1491

333.95 KUR

780 THO (1)

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Common Core Text Exemplars

Grades 9-10 Informational Texts: Science, Mathematics, and Technical Subjects

Author/Work Euclid. Elements Print Resources Online Media/Audiovisual Resources

Cannon, Annie J. Classifying the Stars. Bronowski, Jacob, and Millicent Selsam. Biography of an Atom. Walker, Pearl. Amusement Park Physics. Preston, Richard. The Hot Zone: A Terrifying True Story. Devlin, Keith. Life by the Numbers. Hoose, Phillip. The Race to Save Lord God Bird. Hakim, Joy. The Story of Science: Newton at the Center. Nicastro, Nicholas. Circumference: Eratosthenes and the Ancient Quest to Measure the Globe.
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency/U.S. Department of Energy. Recommended Levels of Insulation. 509 HAK


Grade 11
Grade 11 Stories
Author/Work Chaucer, Geoffrey. The Canterbury Tales de Cervantes, Miguel. Don Quixote Last Update: 15 August 2013 Print Resources 821 CHA (6), Online CLASSIC F CER (5), Online 6 Media/Audiovisual Resources VHS 821.09 PRO (1), DVD 821 CHA (1)

Common Core Text Exemplars Austen, Jane. Pride and Prejudice EASY F AUS (1), BL F AUS (1), CLASSIC F AUS (5), GRAPHIC F AUS (1), Online SC LAS (1), GRAPHIC F POE (1), SC POE (1), SC CUR (1), SC CAN (1), Online BL F BRO (1) , CLASSIC F BRO (7), EASY F BRO (1), Online GRAPHIC F HAW (1), CLASSIC F HAW (3), Online CLASSIC F DOS (3), Online SC WAR (1), Online CLASSIC F MEL (2), SC MEL (2), Online Online CLASSIC F FIT (7) CLASSIC F FAU (3) CLASSIC F HEM (2) CLASSIC F HUR (2) VHS F GRE (1)

Poe, Edgar Allan. The Cask of Amontillado


Bronte, Charlotte. Jane Eyre


Hawthorne, Nathaniel. The Scarlet Letter Dostoevsky, Fyodor. Crime and Punishment Jewett, Sarah Orne. A White Heron Melville, Herman. Billy Budd, Sailor Chekhov, Anton. Home Fitzgerald, F. Scott. The Great Gatsby Faulkner, William. As I Lay Dying Hemingway, Ernest. A Farewell to Arms Hurston, Zora Neale. Their Eyes Were Watching God Borges, Jorge Luis. The Garden of Forking Paths Bellow, Saul. The Adventures of Augie March Morrison, Toni. The Bluest Eye

DVD F SCA (1), VHS F SCA (2)


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Common Core Text Exemplars Garcia, Cristina. Dreaming in Cuban Lahiri, Jhumpa. The Namesake CLASSIC F GAR (1)

Grade 11 Drama
Author/Work Shakespeare, William. The Tragedy of Hamlet Moliere, Jean-Baptiste Poquelin. Tartuffe Wilde, Oscar. The Importance of Being Earnest Wilder, Thornton. Our Town: A Play in Three Acts Miller, Arthur. Death of a Salesman Hansberry, Lorraine. A Raisin in the Sun Soyinka, Wole. Death and the Kings Horseman: A Play Print Resources 822.3 SHA (6), BL F SHA (1), Online 842 MOL (1), Online 822 WIL, Online 812 WIL (3), 812.08 CER (1) 812 MIL (3), 808.82 TUC (1), 812.08 GAS (1) 812 HAN (4), 812.08 CER (2) VHS 812 RAI (1) 812 OUR (1) Media/Audiovisual Resources VHS 822.3 HAM (1)

Grade 11 Poetry
Author/Work Li Po. A Poem of Changgan Donne, John. A Valediction Forbidding Mourning Wheatley, Phyllis. On Being Brought From Africa to America Print Resources Online 828 DON (1), Online Online Media/Audiovisual Resources

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Common Core Text Exemplars Keats, John. Ode on a Grecian Urn 821 KEA (2), 820.8 ABR (1), Online Whitman, Walt. Song of Myself Dickinson, Emily. Because I Could Not Stop for Death Tagore, Rabindranath. Song VII Eliot, T. S. The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock Pound, Ezra. The River Merchants Wife: A Letter Frost, Robert. Mending Wall Neruda, Pablo. Ode to My Suit Bishop, Elizabeth. Sestina Ortiz Cofer, Judith. The Latin Deli: An Ars Poetica Dove, Rita. Demeters Prayer to Hades Collins, Billy. Man Listening to Disc Online Online 811 WHI (3), Online 811 DIC (2), Online Online 820.8 ABR (1), Online Online 811 FRO (3), Online BL 861.6 NER (1) Online

Grade 11 Informational Texts: English Language Arts

Author/Work Paine, Thomas. Common Sense Jefferson, Thomas. The Declaration of Independence United States. The Bill of Rights (Amendments One through Ten of the United States Constitution) Print Resources Online 323.44 WAT (1), Online Online 9 Last Update: 15 August 2013 Media/Audiovisual Resources

Common Core Text Exemplars Thoreau, Henry David. Walden Emerson, Ralph Waldo. Society and Solitude Porter, Horace. Lee Surrenders to Grant, April 9th, 1865 Chesterton, G. K. The Fallacy of Success Mencken, H. L. The Nature of Slang. The American Language, 4th Edition Wright, Richard. Black Boy Orwell, George. Politics and the English Language Hofstadter, Richard. Abraham Lincoln and the Self-Made Myth Tan, Amy. Mother Tongue Anaya, Rudolfo. Take the Tortillas Out of Your Poetry 818 THO (4), Online Online Online Online Online 818 WRI (4) Online 321.8 HOF (1) Online

Grade 11 Informational Texts: History/Social Studies

Author/Work Tocqueville, Alexis de. Democracy in America (1 & 2) Declaration of Sentiments by the Seneca Falls Conference Douglass, Frederick. What to the Slave Is the Fourth of July?:An Address Delivered in Rochester, New York, on 5 July 1852. An American Primer. Edited by Daniel J. Boorstin Lagemann, Ellen Condliffe. Education Print Resources Online 973 BOO (1), Online Online 973 BOO (1) VHS 973.5 DEM Media/Audiovisual Resources

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Common Core Text Exemplars McPherson, James M. What They Fought For 18611865 The American Reader: Words that Moved a Nation, 2nd Edition Amar, Akhil Reed. Americas Constitution: A Biography McCullough, David. 1776 Bell, Julian. Mirror of the World: A New History of Art FedViews by the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco 973.7 MCP 973 RAV 342.7 AMA 973.3 MCC (2) 700.9 BEL Online

Grade 11 Informational Texts: Science, Mathematics, and Technical Subjects

Author/Work Paulos, John Allen. Innumeracy: Mathematical Illiteracy and Its Consequences Gladwell, Malcolm. The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference Tyson, Neil deGrasse. Gravity in Reverse: The Tale of Albert Einsteins Greatest Blunder. Calishain, Tara, and Rael Dornfest. Google Hacks: Tips & Tools for Smarter Searching, 2nd Edition Kane, Gordon. The Mysteries of Mass. Fischetti, Mark. Working Knowledge: Electronic Stability Control. Print Resources 510 PAU Media/Audiovisual Resources

302 GLA

025 DOR Online

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Common Core Text Exemplars U.S. General Services Administration. Executive Order 13423: Strengthening Federal Environmental, Energy, and Transportation Management Kurzweil, Ray. The Coming Merger of Mind and Machine. Gibbs, W. Wayt. Untangling the Roots of Cancer. Gawande, Atul. The Cost Conundrum: Health Care Costs in McAllen, Texas.


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