Q1-Week 6: October 5-9, 2020 (F2F & Innovative)


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TeacherHeather Baker
Subject AreaEnglish Language Arts/Reading (F2F & Innovative)
Grade Level7
Week #6
Unit of InstructionElements of a Short Story (Innovative & Face-to-Face)
Standard(s) Taught

LAFS.7.RL.1.3: Analyze how particular elements of a story or drama interact.
LAFS.7.RI.1.3: Analyze the interactions between individuals, events, and ideas in a text.
LAFS.7.RL.2.6: Analyze how an author develops and contrasts the points of view of different characters or narrators in a text.
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.RI.1.3: Analyze the interactions between individuals, events, and ideas in a text.

Learning Targets and Learning Criteria

Learning Targets:
Students will Analyze Elements of a Short Story.
Students will uncover a short story’s plot, characters, conflict, theme, and setting.
Students will become proficient in completing a plot diagram.

Classroom Activities

Bell Ringers – Unit 5 & Unit 2  of LAFS Book

Monday, October 5th – Elements of a Short Story:
Characterization Terms: Protagonist, Antagonist, Flat Characters, Round Characters, Static Characters, Dynamic Character.
Types of Characterization: Direct & Indirect
Tuesday, October 6th – Elements of a Short Story:
Plot, Point of View, Character, Setting, Conflict, Theme, Signs, Symbols, and Interpretation
Wednesday, October 7th – Plot Diagram:  The Three Little Pigs
Thursday, October 8th – The Call of the Wild – Finish Novel
Friday, October 9th – The Call of the Wild end of unit project (F2F only will do a project.)
(Innovative – after the Call of the Wild book you will take the final online quiz – Canvas)
On Friday – You will begin the End of Unit Summative on Edgenuity  (Innovative)

Assignments Due

Friday, October 9th –
Summative Exam: Greek & Latin Roots Level I, II, & III (Face-to-Face)
Vocabulary Sentences: The Call of the Wild

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