Q4: Wk 8- May 17-21, 2021

ALL Vocab Quizlets

TeacherKevin Kearney
Subject AreaELA/ Reading
Grade Level7
Week #7
Unit of InstructionSong Project
Standard(s) Taught

LAFS.7. L.1.1 Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking.
LAFS.7. W.3.9 Draw evidence from literary or informational texts to support analysis, reflection, and research.
LAFS.7.RL.1.2 Determine a theme or central idea of a text and analyze its development over the course of the text; provide a summary of the text.
LAFS.7.RL.1.3 Analyze how particular elements of a story or drama interact (e.g., how setting shapes the characters or plot).
LAFS.7.RL.2.6 Analyze how an author develops and contrasts the points of view of different characters or narrators in a text.

Learning Targets and Learning Criteria

I can identify various literary devices in a text.
I can analyze how the properties of a text affect its meaning.
I can determine themes within a text an analyze how they are developed.
I can demonstrate reading comprehension in a formal evaluation.
I can identify parts of speech in context.
I can analyze different points of view within a story.

Classroom Activities

Monday, May 17: Retake Vocab Quiz Week 7 (first time for some groups)
Song Project work time
Tuesday, May 18: New Vocab
Practice vocab words
Wednesday, May 19: Song Project
Vocab word game
Complete missing work/ remediation time
Thursday, May 20: The Outsiders Chapter 11
Vocab practice
Friday, May 21: Vocabulary Quiz
Complete missing work/ remediation time

Assignments Due

Thursday, May 20: Song Project packet
Friday, May 21: Vocabulary chart
Vocabulary quiz

Additional Resources

Week 8 vocabulary

Allege (v) claim or assert that someone has done something illegal or wrong, typically without proof that this is the case.
Clench (v) grasp (something) tightly, especially with the hands or between the teeth; tighten or contract sharply, especially with strong emotion.
Exploit (v) make full use of and derive benefit from (often in an unfair or selfish way); (n) a bold or daring feat
Formidable (adj) inspiring fear or respect through being impressively large, powerful, intense, or capable
Irate (adj) feeling or characterized by great anger
Liable (adj) responsible by law; legally answerable; likely to do or to be something.
Negligent (adj) failing to take proper care in doing something
Stupor (n) a state of near-unconsciousness or insensibility
Vague (adj) of uncertain, indefinite, or unclear character or meaning; thinking or communicating in an unfocused or imprecise way
Vast (adj) of very great extent or quantity; immense