RI.7.2

Determine two or more central ideas in a text and analyze their development over the course of the text; provide an objective summary of the text.

 
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"America the not so Beautiful"

7th Grade ELA » Unit: Writing
7th Grade ELA » Unit: Writing
Mary Lynch
Mesa, AZ
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Let's Analyze the Text!

 
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andy rooney
   

Crafting an Objective Summary

7th Grade ELA » Unit: Informational Text - Persevering through the Adversity of our World Part 1
7th Grade ELA » Unit: Informational Text - Persevering through the Adversity of our World Part 1
Kristal Doolin
Corbin, KY
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

Keeping our opinions to ourselves.

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tweentribune
   

Source #3 Analyzing Main Ideas and Supporting Details

7th Grade ELA » Unit: What Happened to Emmett Till?: Analyzing Multiple Sources to Discover History
7th Grade ELA » Unit: What Happened to Emmett Till?: Analyzing Multiple Sources to Discover History
Taylor Tasha DeVries
Flagstaff, AZ
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

We examine a third author's main ideas to discover what happened to Emmett Till.

 
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stillunsolved
   

The Power of Information

7th Grade ELA » Unit: Informational Text - Persevering through the Adversity of our World Part 3
7th Grade ELA » Unit: Informational Text - Persevering through the Adversity of our World Part 3
Kristal Doolin
Corbin, KY
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

"The pen is mightier than the sword."

 
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propaganda
   

UNWRAPPING Text Features

7th Grade ELA » Unit: What Happened to Emmett Till?: Analyzing Multiple Sources to Discover History
7th Grade ELA » Unit: What Happened to Emmett Till?: Analyzing Multiple Sources to Discover History
Taylor Tasha DeVries
Flagstaff, AZ
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

We examine a different author's main ideas to discover what happened to Emmett Till.

 
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Reading Log Introduction

7th Grade ELA » Unit: Laying the Foundations: Teaching Routines, Procedures, and Expectations through Authentic Activities
7th Grade ELA » Unit: Laying the Foundations: Teaching Routines, Procedures, and Expectations through Authentic Activities
Taylor Tasha DeVries
Flagstaff, AZ
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

Students practice reading and writing skills in weekly reading logs.

 
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pictures2
   

News Article vs Editorial

7th Grade ELA » Unit: Persuasion
7th Grade ELA » Unit: Persuasion
Mary Lynch
Mesa, AZ
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

What is the author’s bias based upon?

 
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cell phones at school
   

Non-Fiction - Cyberbullying

7th Grade ELA » Unit: Reading
7th Grade ELA » Unit: Reading
Mary Lynch
Mesa, AZ
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Reading Strategies to be used with informational text.

 
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cyber bullying 2
   

Focusing on Vocabulary

7th Grade ELA » Unit: The Socratic Seminar
7th Grade ELA » Unit: The Socratic Seminar
Julia Withers
Caldwell, ID
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

Dispatch with the dictionary! You can use context clues to figure out what you need to know.

 
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context clue
   

Paired Text Self Assessment

7th Grade ELA » Unit: Informational Text - Persevering through the Adversity of our World Part 2
7th Grade ELA » Unit: Informational Text - Persevering through the Adversity of our World Part 2
Kristal Doolin
Corbin, KY
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

I'm grading my own work?

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2head
   

Text Mapping Paired Text - Hard Times Generation -Part 2

7th Grade ELA » Unit: Informational Text - Persevering through the Adversity of our World Part 2
7th Grade ELA » Unit: Informational Text - Persevering through the Adversity of our World Part 2
Kristal Doolin
Corbin, KY
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

I think we're on the right road now!

 
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road to success
   

Inspirational Thoughts

7th Grade ELA » Unit: Reading: Part II!
7th Grade ELA » Unit: Reading: Part II!
Mary Lynch
Mesa, AZ
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

What does this mean to me?

 
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thoughtful
   

Zapped

7th Grade ELA » Unit: Tangerine - Novel
7th Grade ELA » Unit: Tangerine - Novel
Mary Lynch
Mesa, AZ
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Reading Non-Fiction to provide background knowledge with a classroom novel.

 
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