7th Grade ELA
WHAT WE WILL BE STUDYING:
This year we will first focus on the essential elements of a proper sentence and how to write a good paragraph. Next, we will develop skills in different types of writing, including narrative, argumentative, informative, explanatory, journal writing and reflection, and poetry. In addition to writing, we will study grammar, vocabulary, and spelling.
WHAT YOU WILL NEED:
We will use the district grading system (100-90=A, 89-80=B, etc.). Grades will be determined based on the following:
Next Spelling Test-Dec. 1st (Fri.)
Word Study #12 (Spelling & Pronunciation)
Thankful Adjectives Project
Below are the instruction page and rubric for the Thankful Adjectives project, as well as some examples of slides. When looking for adjectives, a good website to use is www.adjectivesstarting.com.
Good Resources for Works Cited Help:
Other Resources to Help with your Essay Writing: