• Language Arts

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    SEVENTH GRADE

    Competency Goal 1

    The learner will use language to express individual perspectives in response to personal, social, cultural, and historical issues.

    Competency Goal 2

    The learner will synthesize and use information from a variety of sources.

    Competency Goal 3

    The learner will refine the understanding and use of argument.

    Competency Goal 4

    The learner will refine critical thinking skills and create criteria to evaluate print and non-print materials.

    Competency
    Goal 5

    The learner will respond to various literary genres using interpretive and evaluative processes.

    Competency Goal 6

    The learner will apply conventions of grammar and language usage.



    EIGHTH GRADE

    Competency Goal 1

    The learner will use language to express individual perspectives through analysis of personal, social, cultural, and historical issues.

    Competency Goal 2

    The learner will use and evaluate information from a variety or resources.

    Competency Goal 3

    The learner will continue to refine the understanding and use of argument.

    Competency Goal 4

    The learner will continue to refine critical thinking skills and create criteria to evaluate print and non-print materials.

    Competency Goal 5

    The learner will respond to various literary genres using interpretive and evaluative processes.

    Competency Goal 6

    The learner will apply conventions of grammar and language usage.