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Topic: Common Core--Nonfiction Literature Recommendations

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Subject: Common Core--Nonfiction Literature Recommendations
Date Posted: 5/20/2012 3:05 PM ET
Member Since: 2/20/2006
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With the new Common Core Standards starting soon, I'm looking for more excerpts, novels, short stories, documents, that are nonfiction that work with U.S. History pre-1900s, and Medieval History from Roman Empire to Age of Exploration.If you have any ideas please share, thanks ahead of time :)

Date Posted: 5/25/2012 2:22 AM ET
Member Since: 12/27/2010
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I am a history prof and Latin teacher and your request is intriguing.  What grade level are you dealing with?  Are you talking Suetonius, The Aeneid of Virgil, Abelard & Heloise or parts of a medieval charter and The Black Death?  Literature vs primary sources?  Let me know,  I've put together a workbook beginning with the Romans through 1500.  I'm not big on American History however.  Dano