7th Grade Great Books
The Great Books curriculum consists of the following components:
Reading Workshop- In Great Books 7, we will study various genres of literature that include mythology, drama, parables, poetry, and classic American short stories. We will also look at short non-fiction texts that are related to science, politics, and historical events. Extensive use of reading notebooks both in the classroom and at home are required.
-Independent Reading Book & Class Text
- Come to class prepared with all required materials.
- Follow directions.
- Turn in assignments on time and thoughtfully completed.
- Contribute to the class in a positive way.
Assignments will be graded using a point system
-On Demand Writing Assessments, Final Drafts (Process Pieces), Tests, Projects (40pts- 100 pts)
-Notebook Unit Assessments, Quizzes, Reading Logs, Participation (5pts- 50 pts)
Homework- (3 pts- 25 pts)
-Daily Homework/ Practice (1-100pts)