ELA - Mrs. Kersey


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GRADE 7 – ELA

 

During the second trimester, we will continue reading Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry.  We will focus on literary elements and devices as we read.  In addition, we will read accompanying informative and poetic pieces that reflect a common theme.  

In writing, we will continue to focus on creating fully developed, cohesive literary essays.  This will be a step-by-step process building off of the reader’s response essays we worked on last year.  In addition, you will be tasked with a variety of writing assignments throughout the year. 

Finally, we will work on public speaking – you will talk a lot in this class!  Be prepared to express your thinking, while also listening and evaluating the thoughts of your classmates. 

 

EXTRA-HELP IS OFFERED ON FRIDAY MORNINGS!

 

HOMEWORK DISCLAIMER:
Assignments can be found in the calendar tab.
Please use the homework posted here in conjunction with your child's agenda--not in place of it. You may find it helpful to compare your son/daughter's agenda against the assignments found here. This is a great way to check the accuracy of your child's recording of assignments.