Exemplar Text Supports Grade Band 9-10

Grade Band 9-10

The Gift of the Magi by O. Henry
The Gift of the Magi. A retelling of The Gift of the Magi.
The Odyssey by Homer
The Odyssey. A retelling of The Odyssey.
Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe
Things Fall Apart. A retelling of Things Fall Apart.
To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
Atticus Finch. A description of Atticus Finch, the father in To Kill a Mockingbird.
Morals. A book describing morals and how they define right and wrong.
Scout. A description of Scout, a main character in To Kill a Mockingbird.
To Kill a Mockingbird. A retelling of To Kill a Mockingbird.