M/J Language Arts 2

1001040 FL

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
    • language'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
  • Collaborate with peers

State: Florida
Grade Level: 7
Category: English Language Arts
Course Length: Year