|Unit of Instruction||Sentence Structure & Argumentative Writing|
LAFS.7.L.3.4b – Use common, grade appropriate Greek or Latin affixes and roots as clues to the meaning of a word (e.g., belligerent, bellicose, rebel).
LAFS.7.L.1.1a – Explain the function of phrases and clauses in general and their function in specific sentences.
LAFS.7.L.1.1b – Choose among simple, compound, complex, and compound -complex sentences to signal differing relationships among ideas.
LAFS.7.W.1.1 – Write arguments to support claims with clear reasons and relevant evidence.
LAFS.7.W.1.1a – Introduce claim(s), acknowledge alternate or opposing claims, and organize the reasons and evidence logically.
LAFS.7.W.1.1b – Support claim(s) with logical reasoning and relevant evidence, using accurate, credible sources and demonstrating an understanding of the topic or text.
LAFS.7.W.1.1c – Use words, phrases, and clauses to create cohesion clarify the relationships among claim(s), reasons, and evidence.
|Learning Targets and Learning Criteria|
Monday, September 16th – No School – Teacher Duty Day
Friday, September 20th – Level III Greek & Latin Root Exam
Level III – Exam is on 9/20
Root Meaning Root Meaning