Welcome to Mrs. White’s Class


Seventh grade reading class incorporates a variety of literature that includes both fiction and nonfiction.  A combination of short stories, articles, poems, novels and informational materials will be utilized.  A variety of assessment strategies are incorporated, including technology resources, research, quizzes, group work, projects, open response, and reading skill building activities.  Skills to be learned include making predictions and inferences, using context clues, identifying author’s purpose, drawing conclusions and comparing literary works.  Students also learn short story elements such as character, theme, and plot development, in addition to literary devices like foreshadowing, flashback, irony and figurative language. 

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