Seventh Grade English

Middle Grades Overview: The middle grades work intensively on grammar and improving their writing skills in a variety of writing formats for a variety of audiences.

Each semester both grades write 3-4 essays through the writing process of prewriting, outlining, drafting, editing, and presenting a final 2 page paper.


• Similar material at the same time

• Depth of understanding is differentiated for each grade and within the grades

• Grammar lessons and exercises

• Writing process - Description, Autobiography, Compare/Contrast, Cause/Effect