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7th Grade Gifted Language Arts:
Our second unit of study will be focused on informative writing. Students will be using the topic of the impact of advertising on the lives of youth. We will be analyzing nonfiction articles, commericals, and documentaries to gather evidence for our essay. This unit will culiminate with an informative essay that students will write independently on December 4-6 in class.
8th Grade Language Arts
Our second unit of study will focus on what defines a hero. We will be writing a definition informative essay together as a class as we analyze poetry, nonfiction articles, and historical examples of heroes. This unit will culiminate with an informative essay that students will write independently on November 1-3 in class.
Pearson textbook: Pearson Textbook Portal
Essay Scorer: http://www.essayscorer.com/ph/fl/vcs
2017-2018 Sunshine State Books - List of Sunshine State Books
7th Grade Gifted Summer Reading - List of Greek Mythology Novels
7th Grade Gifted Summer Reading Project - List of Project Options
8th Grade - Language Arts - Informational Writing Rubric
8th Grade ELA - Argumentative Writing Rubric
8th Grade Gifted Summer Reading - List of Dystopian Novels
Classroom Behavior Management Plan - 2017-2018