• Welcome to 7th Grade English!

    Mrs. Wilson's Weekly Lesson Plans

    (These plans are tentative and sometimes change based upon the needs of my students and our pace in the classroom.)

     

    Plans for the Week of September 28-October 2:

    English 7/Advanced ELA:

    • 9/28: The spelling pre-test will be given for Unit 3 and students will get a spelling list to study for the week.  Reading logs will be assigned for the week.  The logs will be posted each Monday on Google Classroom.  Students will need to read 20 minutes Monday-Thursday and the logs are due each Friday.  Introduction to memoir-what is it/characteristics of memoir?  *Listening passage activity*
    • 9/29: Memoir text reading/questions
    • 9/30: Memoir lesson: Selecting Your Topic/Pre-writing
    • 10/1: Memoir lesson: Rough draft writing of memoir
    • 10/2: VIRTUAL DAY for STUDENTS Reading logs due-Week 3; Spelling Unit 3 Test will be given; Memoir assignment posted in Google Classroom

     

     

     

    Plans for the Week of September 21-25:

    English 7/Advanced ELA:

    • 9/21: The spelling pre-test will be given for Unit 2 and students will get a spelling list to study for the week.  Reading logs will be assigned for the week.  The logs will be posted each Monday on Google Classroom.  Students will need to read 20 minutes Monday-Thursday and the logs are due each Friday.  Students will finish their persuasive essay pre-assessment.
    • 9/22: Introduction to memoir-what is it?  What is in the heart of memoir? Make heart maps.
    • 9/23: Students will be assigned mentor texts in the memoir writing genre.
    • 9/24: Memoir text reading/questions
    • 9/25: Reading logs due-Week 2; Spelling Unit 2 Test will be given; Memoir lesson: Selecting Your Topic/Pre-writing

     

     

     

    Plans for the Week of September 14-18:

    English 7/Advanced ELA:

    • 9/14: The spelling pre-test will be given for Unit 1 and students will get a spelling list to study for the week.  Reading logs will be discussed and assigned for the week.  The logs will be posted each Monday on Google Classroom.  Students will need to read 20 minutes Monday-Thursday and the logs are due each Friday.  
    • 9/15: "Where I'm From" poetry lesson plan 
    • 9/16: Continue working on poems.  We will be using Chromebooks to type them.  
    • 9/17: Day 1 Writing Pre-assessment
    • 9/18: Reading logs due-Week 1; Spelling Unit 1 Test will be given; Day 2 Writing Pre-assessment 

     

    Plans for the Week of September 7-11:

    English 7/Advanced ELA:

    • 9/7:No School-Labor Day
    • 9/8: Welcome/course syllabus/safety protocols/activity
    • 9/9: Letter to Myself activity; Google Slides-All About Me
    • 9/10: Cursive; Google Slides-All About Me continued
    • 9/11:  Spelling Unit 1 Pre-Test will be given; Present Google Slides to the class.