7th Grade ELA

with

Ms. Carlson & Mrs. Gillespie

Welcome to English/Language Arts in 7th grade!

Our goal is to become stronger readers, writers, and thinkers.

We use the My Perspectives Curriculum and READ 180

Google Classroom:

How to access Google Classroom outside of school

Three ways to access Google Classroom outside of school

  1. Google Chrome Sign In
    1. Use the Chrome browser on your device. Sign into Google Chrome using school email and password.
    2. Once signed in, click on the app launcher (9 squares) and select Drive.
    3. Click app launcher again. Click More. Finally scroll down to Classroom, click on it to open.
  2. Google Classroom Website Sign In
    1. Using any browser, click on the following URL to access the Google Classroom home page. https://www.google.com/edu/products/productivity-tools/classroom/
    2. Click sign in. Enter your school email address and password to sign in.
  3. Mobile Devices
    1. Go to app store.
    2. Search for Google Classroom.
    3. Download free app.
    4. Sign into Google Classroom with school email and password.

Helpful Links:

HMH Central (X-skills, Reading Inventory & Reading Counts)

Pearson (My Perspectives) (Username= Regular sign on (maybe with an !) Username=1st and Last Initial + Lunch code)

READ 180

News ELA

No Red Ink

Kahoot

Free Rice

IXL (Username: Regular sign on Password: Osceola2024 for 7th graders)

My Perspectives ELA Reading Requirements:

Students in My Perspectives ELA should be reading AT LEAST 20 minutes outside of school every day.


Semester 1 Expectations:

  • Read 1 book per hex and complete a Reading Counts quiz or a Book Review Form.

Semester 2 Expectations:

  • Read 2 books per hex and complete a Reading Counts quiz or a Book Review Form.

READ 180 Reading Expectations:

Students in READ 180 ELA should be reading AT LEAST 20 minutes outside of school every day.

Semester 1 Expectations:

  • Read 1 book per hex and complete a Reading Counts quiz or a Book Review Form.
  • Complete 5 segments of in-class Software work.

Semester 2 Expectations:

  • Read 1 book per hex and complete a Reading Counts quiz or a Book Review Form.
  • Complete 10 (total) segments of in-class Software work by the end of the year.