Grade 7 - Florida English

Florida: M/J Language Arts 2 (Credit: 1.00)

M/J Language Arts 2 provides grade 7 students with integrated language arts study in reading, writing, speaking, listening, and language for college and career preparation and readiness. M/J Language Arts 2 uses varied texts of high complexity. In M/J Language Arts 2, students will: Actively read varied texts for both explicit meaning and the logical inferences that can be drawn Analyze literature and informational texts from varied literary periods to examine: the craft and structure of the text elements of literature arguments and claims supported by textual evidence languageā€™s power and impact influence of history, culture, and setting on language personal critical and aesthetic response Write for varied purposes, such as: developing and supporting argumentative claims crafting coherent, supported informative/expository texts responding to literature for personal and analytical purposes writing narratives to develop real or imagined events writing to sources using text- based evidence and reasoning Develop effective listening, speaking, and viewing strategies with emphasis on using evidence to support or refute a claim in multimedia presentations, class discussions, and extended text discussions