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Grade 11 and 12 Common Core Text Exemplars

Description: These books exemplify the level of complexity that Common Core State Standards require students to engage with. While the choices serve to help educators select texts of similar complexity, quality, and range, this not a required reading list. #teachers

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Category Title Author Date Added Action
Informational Texts: History/ Social Studies 1776 David Mccullough 05/22/2018
Stories The Adventures of Augie March Saul Bellow 05/22/2018
Informational Texts: ELA American Language H. L. Mencken 05/22/2018
Informational Texts: History/ Social Studies The American Reader Diane Ravitch 05/22/2018
Informational Texts: History/ Social Studies America's Constitution Akhil Reed Amar 05/22/2018
Stories As I Lay Dying William Faulkner 05/22/2018
Stories Billy Budd, Sailor Herman Melville 05/22/2018
Informational Texts: ELA Black Boy Richard Wright 05/22/2018
Stories The Bluest Eye Toni Morrison 05/22/2018
Stories Canterbury Tales Geoffrey Chaucer 05/22/2018
Informational Texts: ELA Common Sense Thomas Paine 05/22/2018
Stories Crime and Punishment Constance Garnett and Fyodor Dostoevsky 05/22/2018
Informational Texts: ELA The Declaration of Independence Thomas Jefferson 05/22/2018
Informational Texts: History/ Social Studies Democracy in America Alexis De Tocqueville 05/22/2018
Stories Don Quixote Miguel De Cervantes 05/22/2018
Stories Dreaming in Cuban Cristina GarcĂ­a 05/22/2018
Stories A Farewell to Arms Ernest Hemingway 05/22/2018
Informational Texts: STEM Google Hacks (2nd Edition) Rael Dornfest and Tara Calishain 05/22/2018
Stories The Great Gatsby F. Fitzgerald 05/22/2018
Stories Jane Eyre Charlotte Bronte and Erica Jong and Marcelle Clements 05/22/2018
Stories Pride and Prejudice Jane Austen 05/22/2018
Stories The Raven, The Masque of the Red Death, The Cask of Amontillado Edgar Allan Poe 05/22/2018 Read Now
Stories The Scarlet Letter Nathaniel Hawthorne 05/22/2018
Informational Texts: ELA Society and Solitude Ralph Waldo Emerson 05/22/2018
Stories Their Eyes Were Watching God Zora Neale Hurston 05/22/2018

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