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7th Grade CORE

7th Grade English/Language Arts

EZGB Course Description:  Seventh grade Core Language Arts is taught thematically by correlating historical fiction novels with the History chapters which cover Europe from the fall of the Roman Empire through the Enlightenment; China and Japan in the Middle Ages; the origin of Islam and growth of Islamic empires as well as its spread to West African civilizations and the early civilizations of North, Central and South America.  Students are taught discussion strategies, critical thinking, vocabulary development and interpretive writing skills through inquiry-based units including short stories, novels, poetry and plays.  Students are given the opportunity to express themselves creatively through art projects, public speaking and writing. 

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7th Grade Reading/Literature

ERGB Course Description:Students spend time exploring literature and information texts developing and expressing points of views they participate in collaborative learning and undertaking research. CORED with ELA and History classes. Literature and World History are paired thematically by correlating historical fiction novels with the History chapters which coover Europe from the fall of the Roman Empire through the Enlightenment; China and Japan in the Middle Ages; the origin of Islam and growth of Islamic empires as well as its spread to West African civilizations and the early civilizations of North, Central and South America. 

 

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7th Grade History/Social Studies

SZGB Course Description:  In this yearlong World History class students are taught thematically by correlating historical fiction novels with the History chapters which cover Europe from the fall of the Roman Empire through the Enlightenment; China and Japan in the Middle Ages; the origin of Islam and growth of Islamic empires as well as its spread to West African civilizations and the early civilizations of North, Central and South America. Emphasis is placed on recognizing commonalities and making connections across all History units.  CORED with ELA and Reading classes.

 

 

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