WriteWell©

Seventh Grade

 

  

WriteWell© Alignment with Common Core State Standards

Seventh Grade Alignment

 

MTSS Within WriteWell

 

 

Grade Level Minilessons for Grammar, Mechanics, and Usage

 

Directions for Minlessons


INFORMATIONAL READING LESSONS

Introduction to Guided/Informational Reading Lessons


 

Units of Study

Number of Sessions 

Unit 1:

Notebooking

Skill Writing Fluency

 

Suggested Notebooking Directions

 

5

Unit 2:

Narrative Writing

Genre: Poetry/Free Verse

 

13

Unit 3:

Narrative Writing

Genre: Memoir

 

18

Unit 4:

Learning from Authors

Author Study: Sandra Cisneros

 

5

ReadWell

Unit 1:

Reading, Understanding and Synthesizing Across Multiple Texts

 

16

Unit 5:

Argument Writing

Genre: Argument Essay

 

16

Unit 6:

Explanatory Writing

Genre: Explanatory Essay

 

20

Unit 7:

Informational Writing

Genre: Presenting Information Using New Technologies

 

22

Pre and Post Assessments

Formative Assessments designed to evaluate students' ability to read and write on demand. 

 

Writing Pre-Test

 

 

Writing Self-Assessment

 

 

Writing Post-Test

 

 

Anchor Sets

 

 

Rubrics

 

 

Argumentive Writing Rubric

 

 

Holistic Research Rubric

 

 

Informative-Explanatory Writing Rubric

 

 

Narrative Writing Rubric

 

 

 

Units of Study to Prepare Students for Statewide Assessments

 

ReadWell Unit 2:This is a reading unit of study to be completed during your reading instructional time at the beginning of the school year.

Getting Ready for Statewide Assessments in Reading

Genre: Reading Assessment

 

15

Session 15:  PowerPoint Presentation

 

 

WriteWell

Getting Ready for Statewide Assessment in Writing

Genre: Writing to Test Prompts

 

20

Session 6:  PowerPoint Presentation

Session 7:  PowerPoint Presentation

Session 8:  PowerPoint Presentation

Session 9:  PowerPoint Presentation

Session 11:  PowerPoint Presentation

Session 12:  PowerPoint Presentation

Session 13:  PowerPoint Presentation

Session 14:  PowerPoint Presentation

 

Teacher Reference Guide

 

 
Beginning-of-Year 

Middle-of-Year  

 

End-of-Year

 

 

Rubrics for Writing

Scoring rubrics and checklists designed to provide formative and summative data on students' writing achievement.

 
Grade 2-8 MEAP Writing Rubrics and Checklists