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7th Grade - Rocky Mountain

LA: Week of May 17th - 21st Summary

Date & Time: 
Monday, May 17, 2021 (All day) to Friday, May 21, 2021 (All day)
Where:
Location: 
Language Arts Schoology

Monday: Students will complete a poetry assessment (quiz) in Schoology that includes format, structure, speaker, tone, figurative language, literal meaning, and figurative meaning.  This will be a formative assessment.

Tuesday:  Students will begin reading and listening to Freak the Mighty, chapters 1-5.  They will focus on analyzing the setting, protagonists, and backstories using text evidence to support thinking.  Notes will be due on Friday, May 14th (a formative assessment).

Wednesday:  Students will continue reading and listening to Freak the Mighty, chapters 6-7.  They will continue to add notes to the analysis of the setting, protagonists, and backstories using text evidence to support thinking.  They will also begin analyzing the antagonists roles and the types of conflicts present using text evidence to support thinking.

Thursday: Students will continue reading and listening to Freak the Mighty, chapters 8-11.  They will continue to add notes to the analysis of the narrative elements. 


Friday:  Students will continue reading and listening to Freak the Mighty, chapters 12-13.  They will SUBMIT their narrative elements notes (a formative assessment).  They will also watch a clip of the movie version, The Mighty, and compare it to the novel version, Freak the Mighty.