Shop 9th Grader Literary Favorites | The Scholastic Parent StoreJudging by my 14 year old, teenagers usually prefer to chose their own books. This is understandable. Nevertheless, I made one anyway, ha ha ha! I wanted to do something different! Most of these books are considered YA Young Adult , and if subject matter is a concern to you, I encourage you to look at the books yourself, first.
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Do you have a dog lover in the family? A horse crazy daughter? A budding naturalist? The child who loves all creatures great and small? This list is for the books with animals which act like, well, real animals. Three animal companions set off on an incredible cross-country journey, determined to return home to their family.
Shakespeare, William. Romeo and Juliet. The Odyssey. The books below are often recommended college-bound ninth-grade students: Ninth-grade students who are preparing themselves for a college-education should choose from this list. Angelou, Maya. Classic Autobiography pgs, L.
Although there has been debate over the past few decades about requiring high school students to read the classics , these works still appear on many 9th grade reading lists. Written at a level appropriate for most freshmen, they will nonetheless challenge students to develop stronger reading, writing, and analytical skills, and they also encourage discussion about many aspects of the human condition. This frankly told tale of the horrors of war was written by someone who lived it while fighting as a German soldier in World War I. Orwell 's devastating satire of the move from tyranny to revolution and back to tyranny remains as relevant a tale of totalitarianism masquerading as equality today as it was when it was published in , targeting the abuses of Soviet Russia. In , Griffin, a white journalist, set out to journey through the American South in the guise of a black man he had his skin temporarily darkened to report on the realities of life under segregation. Along the way, he confronts his own prejudices and bursts the myth that racism is more paranoia than reality. A novel at once comedic and tragic, "Great Expectations" centers on a poor young man by the name of Pip, who is given the chance to make himself a gentleman by a mysterious benefactor.
Books shelved as 9th-grade: Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare, The Odyssey by Homer, To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee, Night by Elie Wiesel, and.
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