|Unit of Instruction||Spelling, Vocabulary, Reading, Writing, Listening, Acting, and Speaking|
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.
My students will work on Think Cerca, read, and answer quizzes.
My students will learn to read silently looking for key details and reasons and prepare book reports.
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.
My students will read reader’s theater, play different roles, and answer questions to prove they have found and understand key details and reasons.
1. immigrants – a person who comes to live permanently in a foreign country