• 7th Grade Renaissance Syllabus

    Instructor

     

    Phone

    623-376-4300

    Email

    Sarah.Crabtree@dvusd.org

    Office Location

    Room 308/Online

    Office Hours

    TBA

    Sarah Crabtree

     

     

    Required Text

    Ralph Waldo Emerson Biography

    “Self Reliance”

     

     

    Course Materials

    All materials will be provided on-line via links in Canvas

     

    Resources

    Ÿ https://poets.org/poet/ralph-waldo-emerson

    Ÿ Assignments provided in Canvas

    Course Schedule

    Week

    Subject

    Practice Problems

    Week 1

    Intro to Renaissance Middle School

    Complete Getting to Know Me Survey

    Complete Writing Sample

    Week 2

    Writing a Response Paragraph

    Practice Response Paragraph

    Week 3

    Introduction to Transcendentalism

    Complete Vocabulary Chart (graded assignment)

    Complete Interactive Notes (graded assignment)

    Week 4

    Emerson Biography

    “Self-Reliance”

    Complete Bio Questions (graded assignment)

    Complete Response Paragraph

    (graded assignment)


    Exam Schedule

    TBA

    Homework Policy

    All assignments are due on the date they are assigned. Late assignments may be submitted for partial credit up to two days late, with parent email. All long-term projects are  due as assigned, and no late projects will be accepted. Students who require additional time, for any reason, must submit a formal request with a detailed explanation, as well as parent acknowledgement.