2014-2015 9th grade books-readings


Elements of Fiction

Short Stories:

"38 Who Saw Murder" or online at: http://www2.southeastern.edu/Academics/Faculty/scraig/gansberg.html

"The Cask of Amontillado" or online at: http://www.literature.org/authors/poe-edgar-allan/amontillado.html

"The Most Dangerous Game" or online at: http://fiction.eserver.org/short/the_most_dangerous_game.html

"The Sniper" pg. 1234 or online at: http://www.classicshorts.com/stories/sniper.html 

"Lather and Nothing Else" pg. 12345 or online at (slightly different version):http://www.plymouth.k12.wi.us/OldSite/Staff%20Home%20Pages/High%20School/HS%20English/Cleary1/oldengI/lather.pdf 

 

Classic Fiction

Novel:

Of Mice and Men

 

Non-Fiction

Primary Source Video:

Fox News Flashback 9/11: As It Happened Video

Graphic Novel:

The 9/11 Report: A Graphic Adaption

 

Independent Reading

Various novels/books

 

Creative Fiction

Novel:

The House on Mango Street

 

Shakespearean Drama

Romeo & Juliet

 

Mythology

Myths - Short form Origin:

"Prometheus"

"Pandora"

"Deucalion" Pg 1Pg 2

"The Story of Noah's Ark

"The Voice, The Flood, and the Turtle" Pg 1Pg 2

Myths - Short form Classic Hero:

"Heracles

"Perseus"

Myths - Long form Hero:

The Odyssey

Batman: Year One Ch1Ch2Ch3Ch4