Getting to the Core of English Language Arts, Grades 6-12: How to Meet the Common Core State Standards with Lessons from the Classroom: Vicky M. (Menexas) Giouroukakis, Maureen Connolly: 9781452218816: Amazon.com: Books
This Secondary Solutions Literature Guide for Animal Farm contains 164 pages of student coursework, quizzes, tests, and teacher resources aligned with Common Core and NCTE/IRA ninth and tenth grade English / Language Arts content standards. Over 90 pages have been added to this revised version! $24.95
This is a historical fiction book that contains multiple themes in the classroom that are perfect for the classroom: racial discrimination, social justice, family, friendship, & acceptance. It discusses the struggles of the kids who integrated the first schools.