WELCOME TO 7TH GRADE LITERACY
7th Grade Reading involves the study of Plot, Characterization, Point of View, and Theme in Prose, Drama, and Poetry. Students will use Notice and Note Close Reading techniques and respond to short stories, novels, drama, poetry, and informational texts to demonstrate comprehension.
Writing instruction includes the study of Grammar, Sentence and Paragraph Structure, the Writing Process, Graphic Organizers, Narrative Writing, Literary Analysis, Research Simulation, Rubric Scoring, Revising, and Editing.
Vocabulary development, editing conventions, silent sustained reading, close reading, critical thinking, and literary analysis lessons enhance the development of skills to master Common Core State Standards.
Degrees and Certifications:
Master of Education from Georgian Court University Certificate of Supervision
Georgian Court University - Master of Education with Supervision Certificate
26 years in Education
Teacher of the Year 2007
Character Education Chairperson
School Safety Team Member
Goetz Climate Committee
Goetz Green Team
JEA Pride in Education Representative
Literacy Leadership Team Member
Hybrid Literacy Curriculum Committee
Former Kumon Learning Center Teacher