Units of Study

  • English 7 Thematic Units of Study



    Lessons Learned... First Quarter

    • The Outsiders by S. E. Hinton
    • Book Club (student selected titles from a list of 12+ novels)
    • “Attitude”  by Charles Swindoll
    • Writing an Expository Paragraph

    Revolution... Second Quarter

    • Chains by Laurie Halse Anderson
    • Library Research Unit
    • Power Point Presentation

    Decisions... Third Quarter

    • Book Club (student selected titles from a list of 12+ novels)
    • Various short stories, poems, excerpts
    • Writing an Argument

    Human Experience... Fourth Quarter

    • "Fish Cheeks" by Amy Tan
    • Writing Narratives... Memoir