• 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.

    Materials:

    -Laptop

    -Folder

    -Independent Reading Book & Class Text

    -Writing Utensils

    -Post Its

     

     Google Classroom will be used daily. Assignments, grades, discussion questions, homework will all be posted in Google Classroom.  

     

    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

    -Final Writing Assignments- 100 points

    -Quizzes, "Checks," Participation 5-50 points 

    -Homework- 3- 25 points 

    -Daily Homework/ Practice (1-100pts)