RI.7.8

Trace and evaluate the argument and specific claims in a text, assessing whether the reasoning is sound and the evidence is relevant and sufficient to support the claims.

 
17 Lesson(s)
   

Day 4! So, How did I do? A peer to peer review!

7th Grade Math » Unit: Expressions and Equations 5 Day Application of Vocabulary Mini Unit
7th Grade Math » Unit: Expressions and Equations 5 Day Application of Vocabulary Mini Unit
Malissa Thomas-St.Clair
Columbus, OH
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Students will engage in MP 3 in order to assess one another’s resource and make any changes necessary to make sure it is a vital and useful resource to use for the upcoming unit.

 
Favorites (1)
 
Resources (10)
peer review impact
   

Oreo Argument - Part 1

7th Grade ELA » Unit: Argument - Part 1
7th Grade ELA » Unit: Argument - Part 1
Kristal Doolin
Corbin, KY
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

A recipe will help us make our own.

 
Favorites (35)
 
Resources (12)
 
Reflections (1)
oreo triple double
   

Should Your School Get Rid of Sports?

7th Grade ELA » Unit: Argument - Part 1
7th Grade ELA » Unit: Argument - Part 1
Kristal Doolin
Corbin, KY
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

Controversy here we come...

 
Favorites (19)
 
Resources (11)
 
Reflections (1)
no sports
   

Propaganda in the Hunger Games

7th Grade ELA » Unit: Novel Study: The Hunger Games
7th Grade ELA » Unit: Novel Study: The Hunger Games
Taylor Tasha DeVries
Flagstaff, AZ
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

If you don't teach your students about propaganda devices, who will?

 
Favorites (12)
 
Resources (11)
 
Reflections (1)
step into your place  propaganda poster  1915
   

Source #1: Analyzing the Author's Organization Cornerstone

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:

In which we learn about history to understand an author's motivation for writing literature.

 
Favorites (10)
 
Resources (22)
 
Reflections (3)
img 1623
   

Persuasive Claims

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

What is being implied?

 
Favorites (16)
 
Resources (14)
 
Reflections (1)
convince me
   

Assessing the Validity of Facts

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:

Three authors, three interpretations, one truth.

 
Favorites (9)
 
Resources (12)
 
Reflections (1)
validsourcediagram
   

Oreo Argument -Part 3 -Analyzing to Improve

7th Grade ELA » Unit: Argument - Part 1
7th Grade ELA » Unit: Argument - Part 1
Kristal Doolin
Corbin, KY
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

Can You Hear Me Now?

 
Favorites (11)
 
Resources (16)
 
Reflections (1)
megaphone
   

Learning the Genre of Persuasive Essay

7th Grade ELA » Unit: Using Mentor Texts, Generating Ideas, and Planning for Drafting of Persuasive Essays
7th Grade ELA » Unit: Using Mentor Texts, Generating Ideas, and Planning for Drafting of Persuasive Essays
Gina Wickstead
Seattle, WA
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

What do you want?

 
Favorites (10)
 
Resources (13)
 
Reflections (1)
persuasion
   

Why Is The Process of Science Important?

7th Grade Science » Unit: The W's of Science
7th Grade Science » Unit: The W's of Science
Andrea Pless
Wheat Ridge, CO
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

The process of doing science is as important as the results you get.

 
Favorites (6)
 
Resources (25)
 
Reflections (1)
evidence
   

Oreo Argument - Part 2

7th Grade ELA » Unit: Argument - Part 1
7th Grade ELA » Unit: Argument - Part 1
Kristal Doolin
Corbin, KY
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

Putting our heads together.

 
Favorites (8)
 
Resources (12)
 
Reflections (1)
working together
   

Evaluating Argument - Review Week Day 3

7th Grade ELA » Unit: Year-End Review: Putting it all Together
7th Grade ELA » Unit: Year-End Review: Putting it all Together
Kristal Doolin
Corbin, KY
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

A love/hate topic + legal issues = great argument analysis!

 
Favorites (4)
 
Resources (12)
 
Reflections (1)
should justin bieber be deported pic
   

Target Audience

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

Who will be persuaded by these claims?

 
Favorites (3)
 
Resources (11)
 
Reflections (1)
target audience spider chart
   

Elements of Print Ads

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

What makes up an ad?

 
Favorites (3)
 
Resources (15)
 
Reflections (1)
print ad
   

Business Letter

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

Why in the world did I buy this?

 
Favorites (4)
 
Resources (11)
 
Reflections (1)
customer satisfaction measurement
Common Core ELA
 
Something went wrong. See details for more info
Nothing to upload
details
close