Seventh Grade Language Arts

Language Arts

7th Grade

Teacher: Mrs. Demry

Text:

Jensen’s Vocabulary- Latin I

English—Houghton Mifflin

Content:

Root words and their history
Oral Language
Language Arts
Frequently misspelled words
Vocabulary

Essays (argumentative, explanatory/informative, narrative); Stories; Reports; Business Letter; Poetry

Tests are on the Latin exercises.  There will be a Latin  test every other week.  Before the test there will be a Spelling Bee in test format where extra credit or a test pass may be gained.  Flash cards and writing the words 5x are extra credit and due the day after part D is due.

English (grammar) test will be at the end of every unit and are most often open book/notes.

Grading–
Essays/poems/stories
Homework
Classwork
Tests/quizzes
Participation