9th Grade English

Essential Question:  
  • How do we develop our sense of right and wrong? 
Sub-Questions:
  • How do our experiences shape our sense of right and wrong?
  • How does our environment (i.e. home life, society, culture) shape our sense of right and wrong?
  • What determines whether something is fair or unfair?
  • What determines whether something is just or unjust? 

Trimester 1 

Texts:
Of Mice & Men, by John Steinbeck
Flowers for Algernon, by Daniel Keyes

Skills:

Resources:

Flowers for Algernon

Of Mice & Men

MLA

9I Vocabulary

9H I Vocabulary



Trimester 2 

Texts:
To Kill a Mockingbird, by Harper Lee
Selected nonfiction texts 
Selected poems

Skills:

To Kill a Mockingbird

9II Vocabulary Lists

9H II Vocabulary Lists



    Trimester 3

    Texts:
    Romeo & Juliet, by William Shakespeare

    Skills:


    Resources:

    Romeo & Juliet

    A Long Way Gone

    9 III Vocab Lists

    9 III HONORS Vocab Lists

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