|Week #||Quarter 3 Week 1|
|Unit of Instruction||Spelling, Vocabulary, Reading for Details, Informational Essay|
LAFS.7.RL.2.4, LAFS.7.RI.2.4, Determine the meaning of words in text
LAFS.7.W.1.2d, LAFS.7.W.1.3d Use precise language and vocabulary
LAFS.7.SL.1.1, LAFS.7.SL.1.1 Participate in discussions, come prepared to discuss after reading
LAFS.7.SL.1.1b Follow the rules of speaking and listening in a group
|Learning Targets and Learning Criteria|
My students will discuss issues, listen to their classmates, and give opinions through Town Hall Meetings
My students will watch a video about Derek Paravicini, read articles, and research websites to write an informational essay.
My students will learn to read silently looking for key details and reasons.
My students will learn to find evidence in the texts they read and write.
My students will practice reading aloud and comprehend what they have read.
My students will learn new words, definitions, and spellings.