Grade 7 ELA: The Power of Words

Grade 7 ELA The Power of Words CCRA.L.4, RL.7.4

This ELA Common Core video features 7th grade students from Willink Middle School in Webster, NY. This lesson focuses on Anchor Standard CCRA.L.4: Determine or clarify the meaning of unknown and multiple meaning words by using context clues, analyzing meaningful word parts and consulting general and specialized reference materials, as appropriate. Students analyze author's word choice and its impact on a grade-level, challenging text.

Common Core Learning Standards

CCLS State Standard
RL.7.4 Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative and...