7th Grade Language Arts

 

Language Arts  •  Math  •  Science & Religion  •  Social Studies

  

 

Week of Oct 9-13, 2017

This week the 7th grade spelling, Greek and Latin vocab, and studied informational texts. They also had their first vocabulary quiz. They are continuing with Chew on This as they learn about the nutritional value of popular fast food items and how they relate to daily nutritional intake. 

 

Texts Studied in 7th Grade:

  • Chew on This by Eric Schlosser and Charles Wilson
  • The Giver by Lois Lowry
  • The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton
  • Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry by Mildred D. Taylor
  • Various poetry and short stories

Major Written Work in 7th Grade:

  • Persuasive paper
  • Creative Rewrite of a chapter
  • Catholic Schools Essay
  • In-class writing