7th GRADE RESOURCE ENGLISH
Students will work on the following skills, as well as individual goals and objectives from their Individulaized Education Plans.
*Read to determine what text says
*Making inferences from text
*Cite specific textual evidence when writing
*Determine central ideas of a text
*Summarize key details and ideas
*Interpret words and phrases as they are used in text, including connotative and figurative meanings
*Read a diverse variety of texts
*Write arguments to support claims using valid reasoning and relevant evidence
*Write informative / explanatory texts
*Write narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or events
*Produce clear and coherent writing that is appropriate to task, purpose, and audience.
*Develop writing as needed by revising and editing.
* Conduct short and more sustained research
*Demonstrate a command of the conventions of standard English grammar and usage.
*Increase vocabulary to help improve reading fluency and comprehension