Appendix C to the CC standards, which says it is samples of student writing. I've seen adults that don't have the grasp of composition that that some of those students do. Call me a pessimist but I have a hard time seeing the majority of kids learning to write like that.
exemplar texts (which they specifically state do not represent a partial or complete reading list). I haven't read very many of them, but I recognize the names of many of the authors and quite a few of the works. Those I recognize I think are generally appropriate.
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