Quarter 4 Week 5 April 22-26, 2019

TeacherMelissa Forney
Subject AreaELA/Reading
Grade Level7
Week #31
Unit of InstructionPreparing for FSA Reading
Standard(s) Taught

LAFS.7.RI.1.2: Determine two or more central ideas in a text and analyze their development over the course of the text; provide an objective summary of the text. 
LAFS.7.RI.1.3: Analyze the interactions between individuals, events, and ideas in a text. LAFS.7.RI.2.4: Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative, connotative, and technical meanings; analyze the impact of a specific word choice on meaning and tone. 
LAFS.7.RI.2.5: Analyze the structure an author uses to organize a text, including how the major sections contribute to the whole and to the development of the ideas. 
LAFS.7.RI.2.6: Determine an author’s point of view or purpose in a text and analyze how the author distinguishes his or her position from that of others. 
LAFS.7.RL.2.5: Analyze how a drama’s or poem’s form or structure contributes to its meaning.

Learning Targets and Learning Criteria

My students will:

Be able to state the central ideas of a text.                                                                                  Discuss how an author developed the central ideas.                                                              Know and analyze an author’s craft and structure in literature (Teddy Bodain).                      Be able to discuss key ideas and details in informational text (Lexiled texts).
Be able to point out words and phrases including figurative, connotative, and technical terms

Classroom Activities

Monday – Town Hall Meeting, Teddy Bodain, key ideas and details, author’s depiction of emotion and how the character reacts to others, iReady Reading

Tuesday – Teddy Bodain, iReady Reading

Wednesday – Independent reading, Teddy Bodain, craft and structure, words and phrases as used in the text

Thursday – Mrs. Baker’s class will join us for FSA Prep

Friday – Mrs. Baker’s class will join us for FSA Prep

Assignments Due
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