• Language Arts 7

    Course Outline

     

     

    1. Short Story Unit

     

    2.  Grammar

                -parts of speech

                -parts of the sentence

                -punctuation, usage, capitalization

     

    1. Novels

    -The Giver

    -Hoot

    -Twenty and Ten

    -Tangerine

    -Summer of the Monkeys

     

     

    1. Spelling and Vocabulary

     

    1. Word a Day

     

    6.   Paragraph a Week—second semester

     

    1.  Journals

     

    8.  Speech

                -informative

                -persuasive

     

    1. Composition

    -sentence writing

    -paragraph writing

    -essay writing

    -research report

     

    1. Reading Comprehension

    -activities and assignments two to three times each week

     

     

    1. Accelerated Reader program

     

     

    1. Daily Oral Language

     

     

    1. Daily Analogies

     

     

    LATE WORK:  Late work will receive no more than 60% of the assignment’s total points.  (Example—a 30 point late assignment will receive 18 points)