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Cumberland High School Library: Grade 9

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ELA Grade 9, Unit 1

Grade 9, Unit 1 - Divided We Fall

Why do we feel the need to belong?

  • American Born Chinese by Gene Luen Yang
  • Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck
  • Angela's Ashes: A Memoir by Frank McCourt

 

Check the tabs for each book to see what is available in the library for each text, including books in Spanish and Portuguese, audiobooks, ebooks, graphic novels and movies. Check under "Additional Resources" for more content on the unit theme.

Available formats in the CHS Library:

  • Class sets in the book room
  • English print copy [this book is a graphic novel]

The library also recommends:

Available formats in the CHS Library: 

The library also recommends:

 

Available formats in the CHS Library:

  • Class sets in the book room
  • English print copy 
  • eBook 
  • Audiobook - coming soon

The library also recommends:

 

ELA Grade 9, Unit 2

Grade 9, Unit 2 - The Call to Adventure

What will you learn on your journey?

  • The Hobbit by J. R. R. Tolkien
  • Bless Me, Ultima by Rudolfo Anaya
  • A Walk in the Woods by Bill Bryson

 

Check the tabs for each book to see what is available in the library for each text, including books in Spanish and Portuguese, audiobooks, ebooks, graphic novels and movies. Check under "Additional Resources" for more content on the unit theme.

Available formats in the CHS Library:

The library also recommends:

 

Available formats in the CHS Library: 

  • NO class sets in the book room - library can try to Inter-Library loan one or more for you to try
  • eBook
  • Audiobook
  • Movie - coming soon

The library also recommends:

Available formats in the CHS Library:

  • NO class sets in the book room - library can try to Inter-Library loan one or more for you to try 
  • English print copy 
  • Audiobook - coming soon

The library also recommends:

ELA Grade 9, Unit 3

Grade 9, Unit 3 - Declaring Your Genius

How do you define intelligence?

  • Animal Farm by George Orwell
  • Outliers: The Story of Success by Malcolm Gladwell
  • The Odyssey by Homer

 

Check the tabs for each book to see what is available in the library for each text, including books in Spanish and Portuguese, audiobooks, ebooks, graphic novels and movies. Check under "Additional Resources" for more content on the unit theme.

Available formats in the CHS Library:

The library also recommends:

Available formats in the CHS Library: 

  • NO class sets in the book room - library can try to Inter-Library loan one or more for you to try
  • English print copy
  • eBook
  • Audiobook

The library also recommends:

Available formats in the CHS Library:

The library also recommends:

ELA Grade 9, Unit 4

Grade 9, Unit 4 - The Art of Disguise

How do we perform for different audiences?

  • Romiette and Julio by Sharon Draper
  • Lord of the Flies by William Golding
  • The Tragedy of Romeo & Juliet by William Shakespeare

 

Check the tabs for each book to see what is available in the library for each text, including books in Spanish and Portuguese, audiobooks, ebooks, graphic novels and movies. Check under "Additional Resources" for more content on the unit theme.

Available formats in the CHS Library:

  • NO class sets in the book room - library can try to Inter-Library loan one or more for you to try
  • English print copy
  • eBook
  • Audiobook - coming soon

The library also recommends:

 

Available formats in the CHS Library: 

The library also recommends:

  • The Simpsons, Season 9, Episode 14 "Das Bus"

Available formats in the CHS Library:

The library also recommends:

  • Gnomeo & Juliet (animated movie)
  • West Side Story (old version) - coming soon
  • West Side Story (new version) - coming soon
  • Romeo and Juliet by Crash Course (12 minutes) Part 1  Part 2

ELA Grade 9, Unit 5

Grade 9, Unit 5 - The Dance of Romance

When is love worth the fall?

  • Untwine by Edwidge Danticat
  • Anthem by Ayn Rand
  • Great Expectations by Charles Dickens

 

Check the tabs for each book to see what is available in the library for each text, including books in Spanish and Portuguese, audiobooks, ebooks, graphic novels and movies. Check under "Additional Resources" for more content on the unit theme.

Available formats in the CHS Library:

  • NO class sets in the book room - library can try to Inter-Library loan one or more for you to try

The library also recommends:

 

Available formats in the CHS Library: 

The library also recommends:

Available formats in the CHS Library:

  • NO class sets in the book room - library can try to Inter-Library loan one or more for you to try 
  • English print copy 
  • eBook (multiple file formats) from Project Gutenberg
  • Audiobook (from LibriVox)

The library also recommends:

ELA Grade 9, Unit 6

Grade 9, Unit 6 - Human Potential

How can you help others achieve their goals?

  • Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon
  • To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
  • I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou

 

Check the tabs for each book to see what is available in the library for each text, including books in Spanish and Portuguese, audiobooks, ebooks, graphic novels and movies. Check under "Additional Resources" for more content on the unit theme.

Available formats in the CHS Library:

  • NO class sets in the book room - library can try to Inter-Library loan one or more for you to try
  • English print copy
  • eBook
  • Audiobook
  • Movie

The library also recommends:

 

Available formats in the CHS Library: 

  • Class sets in the book room
  • English print copy
  • Portuguese print copy
  • Graphic novel version
  • eBook
  • Audiobook
  • Movie

The library also recommends:

Available formats in the CHS Library:

  • Class sets in the book room
  • English print copy 
  • eBook
  • Audiobook - coming soon

The library also recommends: