• MEMS APEX ELA Syllabus 6th Grade 2019/2020          APEX Academy - Advanced Placement Experience

    Ms. Criley  

    AZELAS:  Reading, Writing, Speaking & Listening, & Language

    Reading:  Literature & Informational Text

    • Student selected literature/informational text projects (one each semester)

    • Teacher selected literature/informational readings: numerous

    • Close Reading

    Writing:  Argument, Informative/Explanatory, & Narratives

    • Quick Writes

    • Reading Response

    • Self Reflection

    • Essays (at least one per writing type)

    • The Writing Process & 6 Traits of Writing

    • Technology Use:  Research, Production & Publishing

    • Research to Build & Present Knowledge

    Speaking & Listening:  Comprehension & Collaboration & Presentation of Knowledge & Ideas

    • Collaborative Discussions

    • Socratic Seminars

    • Language:  Conventions of Standard English, Knowledge of Language, & Vocabulary Acquisition      

    • Grammar Study

    • Sentence Diagramming

    • 6 Step Vocabulary

    • Use knowledge of language and its conventions when reading, writing, speaking and listening.

     



    APEX Academy - Advanced Placement Experience

    MEMS APEX ELA Syllabus 7th Grade 2019/2020

    Ms. Criley  

    AZELAS:  Reading, Writing, Speaking & Listening, & Language

    Reading:  Literature & Informational Text

    • Reading:  Literature & Informational Text

    • Student selected literature/informational text projects (one each semester)

    • Teacher selected literature/informational readings: numerous

    • Close Reading

    Writing:  Argument, Informative/Explanatory, & Narratives

    • Quick Writes

    • Reading Response

    • Self Reflection

    • Essays (at least one per writing type)

    • The Writing Process & 6 Traits of Writing

    • Technology Use:  Research, Production & Publishing

    • Research to Build & Present Knowledge

    Speaking & Listening:  Comprehension & Collaboration & Presentation of Knowledge & Ideas

    • Collaborative Discussions

    • Socratic Seminars

    Language:  Conventions of Standard English, Knowledge of Language, & Vocabulary Acquisition      

    • Grammar Study

    • Sentence Diagramming

    • 6 Step Vocabulary

    • Use knowledge of language and its conventions when reading, writing, speaking and listening.

     

     

    MEMS APEX ELA Syllabus 8th Grade 2019/2020APEX Academy - Advanced Placement Experience

    Ms. Criley  

    AZELAS:  Reading, Writing, Speaking & Listening, & Language

    Reading:  Literature & Informational Text

    • Reading:  Literature & Informational Text

    • Student selected literature/informational text projects (one each semester)

    • Teacher selected literature/informational readings: numerous

    • Close Reading

    Writing:  Argument, Informative/Explanatory, & Narrative

    • Quick Writes

    • Reading Response

    • Self Reflection

    • Essays (at least one per writing type)

    • The Writing Process & 6 Traits of Writing

    • Technology Use:  Research, Production & Publishing

    • Research to Build & Present Knowledge

    Speaking & Listening:  Comprehension & Collaboration & Presentation of Knowledge & Ideas

    • Collaborative Discussions

    • Socratic Seminars

    Language:  Conventions of Standard English, Knowledge of Language, & Vocabulary Acquisition      

    • Grammar Study

    • Sentence Diagramming

    • 6 Step Vocabulary

    • Use knowledge of language and its conventions when reading, writing, speaking and listening.