English 7

Enjoy Your Spring Break!

March

Refugee Novel Study

Mar. 4th - 8th - Refugee: Reading Chp. 40 - 48; Questions;

Refugee Olympic Team Project

Mar. 11th - 15th - Refugee: Reading Chp. 49 - 53; Questions; Maps

Refugee Olympic Team Project

 

Refugee Olympic Team Project Due March 13th

 

Refugee Notebook Due March 15th 


REFUGEE:
Global Read Aloud: Refugee, by Alan Gratz  (January 21st - March 14th)
Week 1:   Jan. 21 - 25             Chp. 1 - 6            Setting
Week 2:   Jan. 28 - Feb. 1       Chp. 7 - 12          Conflict
Week 3:   Feb. 4 - 8                 Chp. 13 - 21        Characterization
Week 4:   Feb. 11 - 15             Chp. 22 - 27        Title Page; Vocabulary catch-up
Week 5:   Feb. 19 - 21             Chp. 28 - 30        Detailed Questions
Week 6:   Feb. 25 - Mar. 1       Chp. 31 - 39        Foreshadowing; 
Week 7:   Mar. 4 - 8                 Chp. 40 - 48        Refugee Olypmic Team; 
Week 8:   Mar. 11-15               Chp. 49 - 53        Travel/World Maps



February

Refugee Novel Study

Feb. 5th - 8th - Refugee: Reading Chp. 13 - 21; Vocab 13-21; Chracterization x2

 

Feb. 11th - 15th - Refugee: Reading Chp. 22 - 27; Vocab 22 - 27; Title Page

 

Feb. 19th - 21st - Refugee: Reading Chp. 28 - 30; Vocab 28 - 30; 2 Questions

 

Feb. 25th - Mar. 1st - Refugee: Reading Chp. 31 - 39; Vocab 33 - 39; 7 Questions

Start of Refugee Olympic Team Project (3 classes)

 



January

Pixar Short Films / Refugee Novel Study

Jan. 8th - Intro. to plot diagrams/charts - Notes and Mike's New Car

 

Jan. 9th/10th (77/78) - Pixar Short Films Plot Diagrams: Day & Night

 

Jan. 10th/14th (77/78) - Pixar Short Films Plot Diagrams: For the Birds, Geri's Game

 

Jan. 15th - Pixar Short Films Plot Diagrams: Partly Cloudy, Knick Knack

 

Jan. 16/17th (77/78) - Pixar Short Films Plot Diagrams: Presto, Dug's Special Mission

 

Jan. 17th (77) - Pixar Short Films Plot Diagrams: Lifted, Burn-E

PIXAR BOOKLET DUE JAN. 25th

Jan. 21st/22nd (78/77) - Refugee: title page, what does refugee mean? Kahoot!

 

Jan. 22nd - 24th - Refugee: Reading Chp. 1-6; Setting; Characters; Chp. 1-6 questions

 

Jan. 28th/29th (78/77) - Put together notebooks||Conflict; Predictions for Chp. 7 - 12

VOCAB 1-12, CONFLICT SHEET, and Chp. 1-12 QUESTIONS - DUE FEB. 4TH

Jan. 29th - Jan. 31st  - Refugee: Reading Chp. 7 - 12; Chp. 7 - 12 Questions and Vocab

 



December

Narrative/Descriptive Writing

Dec. 3rd - R.A.F.T notes

 

Dec. 4th - The Bike; Narrative Reflection

 

Dec. 5th/6th (77/78) - Rubric Overview, Brainstorm x2, Planning

 

Dec 6th/10th (77/78) - Focusing on Your Topic, Sensory Details, Putting Events in Order

 

Dec. 11th - First Draft Completed and starting the Revision Stage

 

Dec. 13th/17th (77/78) - Revision Stage Completed

 

Dec. 17th - 2nd Draft Written

 

Dec. 18th - Peer Editing

 

Dec. 18th/19th (78/77) - Good Copy of Narrative Completed

 

Dec. 20th - Presentation of Narratives in small groups

 



November

Grammar

Parts of a Sentence (Subject/Predicate) - Due Nov. 22nd - PAST DUE

Sentence Writing - In class work Nov. 22nd - PAST DUE

 

Capitalization, Run-ons, Apostrophes - Due Wed. Nov. 28th - PAST DUE

 

Sentence Structures (Simple, Compound, Complex) - Nov. 27th (78) / Nov. 28th (77)

- Due December 3rd - PAST DUE

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