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.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.3.8: Trace and evaluate the argument and specific claims in a text, assessing whether the reasoning is sound and the evidence is relevant and sufficient to support the claims.
LAFS.7.RI.3.9: Analyze how two or more authors writing about the same topic shape their presentations of key information by emphasizing different evidence or advancing different interpretations of facts.
LAFS.7.SL.1.2: Analyze the main ideas and supporting details presented in diverse media and formats and explain how the ideas clarify a topic, text, or issue under study.
Monday, October 21st – Finish unit on Nick Vujicic
Butterfly Circus Plot Diagram
Tuesday, October 22nd – The Call of the Wild
Wednesday, October 23rd – Text Set: Covering Issues in the News, p. 19
“Parents of Rescued Teenage…,” p. 20
“Ship of Fools,” p. 24
Thursday, October 24th – Media Clip: “Was Abby Too Young to Sail?” p. 28
Comprehension quiz over text set.
Friday, October 25th – Close Reader & iReady/IXL
Monday, October 21st – Literary Elements Story Due
Friday, October 25th – Spelling/Vocabulary Test
Chron – Time
Cred – Believe
Vocabulary – Call of the Wild