The 7th grade English Language Arts classroom incorporates reading, writing, listening, and speaking within each unit. Each of our units and a general time frame for when they will be taught is included in our long-range plans.

Students can access their reading textbook online by going to and entering our username and password. See the log-in information below:

Username: emstudent7a
Password: classzone

Click on the 7th grade book and you are able to access the classzone site of resources. If you click on the online book icon in the bottom left corner, you will be able to read selections from the textbook.

Aug. /Sept./Oct- Unit 1:

Weaving a Story (Plot, Conflict & Setting)

Oct & Nov. - Unit 2:

Through Different Eyes (Character & Point of View)

Dec. - Readers' Workshop

Jan. - Unit 3
Lessons to Learn (Understanding Theme)
Readers' Workshop

Feb. - Unit 8:

Face the Facts (Information, Argument, and Persuasion & the Power of Research)

March - Units 4/5:

Finding a Voice (Mood, Tone, Style & Poetry)

April - Unit 6:

Sharing Our Stories (Myths, Legends, and Tales)

May - Novel Study

June - Unit 7:

Writing a Life (Biography and Autobiography)