• 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.

     

    Materials:

    -Laptop

    -Folder

    -Independent Reading Book & Class Text

    -RNB

    -Writing Utensil

    -Post Its

     

    Classroom Expectations:

    1. Come to class prepared with all required materials.
    2. Follow directions.
    3. Turn in assignments on time and thoughtfully completed.
    4. Contribute to the class in a positive way. 

     

    Grading Policy:

    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)