Seventh Grade Literacy Resources
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Characters with Character
This first six-week unit of seventh grade starts the year off with reflections on characters from literature and historical time periods.
This second six-week unit of seventh grade builds upon the study of character by examining those who persevered in a variety of challenging circumstances.
Courage in Life and Literature
This third, eight-week unit of seventh grade delves more deeply into character analysis, focusing on determined and courageous people in both informational texts and literature.
Survival in the Wild
This four-week unit of seventh grade continues the close examination of characters and examines how setting plays a role in their development.
Science or Fiction?
This four-week unit of seventh grade examines the genre of science fiction and related science.
Literature Reflects Life: Making Sense of Our World
In this final six-week unit of seventh grade, students conclude their year-long study of the human condition by examining how a variety of genres can address the human condition: fantasy, comedy, tragedy, short stories, and poetry.