7th Grade

7th Grade PreAlgebra 

  • Powers,  Exponents and Roots
  • Scientific Notation
  • Ratios, Rates, Unit Rates
  • Proportions, Similar Figures, Scale Drawings
  • Algebraic Expressions, Writing and Evaluating
  • Algebraic Equations and Inequalities

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7th ELA

 

Vocabulary--Units are completed independently over a 2-week span, with the last day of the second week being a test day. Parts of units are assigned in chunks, and students should be writing due dates for each section in their planners.

English

  • General review of parts of speech
  • Adjectives
  • Adverbs
  • Phrases: prepositional, adjective, adverb, noun
  • Sentences: simple, compound, complex
  • Capitalization and punctuation in writing
  • Writing projects for English and in conjunction with other subjects
  • English midterm and final

Literature

  • Elements of plot 
  • Characterization 
  • Theme
  • Setting
  • Conflict
  • Point of View
  • Written response to literature
  • Selections from literature book
  • Novels

U.S. History Early Exploration - Civil War

The seventh grade covers American history beginning with early exploration and ending with tension between the north and south in the mid 1800s. 

The following topics are covered this year:

Exploring the Americas

Colonial America

The American Revolution

The Constitution

Growth and  Expansion of U.S.A.

The North and South

Religion

The seventh grade use the Blest Are We series. 

The topics covered this year include:

The Mystery of the Incarnation

The Meaning of the Kingdom of God

The Christian Life

The Paschal Mystery

The Good News

*Middle school students will complete the Family Life program throughout the school year. *

 

7th Grade Life Science

  • Metrics
  • Stream Team
  • Human Body
  • Bones, Muscles, & Skin
  • Digestion
  • Circulation
  • Respiration & Excretion 
  • Fighting Disease
  • The Nervous System
  • The Endocrine System
  • Reproduction