English 7 (Ms. Ashley & Mrs. Fountain)

The emphasis of this course is on the enhancement and development of the various skills that students need to be successful in the Middle School English Program. We will focus on the following concepts and skills throughout the year: 1. Forms of Writing; 2. Vocabulary Development; 3. Language Practice; 4. Listening and Speaking; 5. Reading Strategies; 6. The Writing Process; 7. Critical Thinking; 8. Collaborative Learning; 9. Research; 10. Effective Communication