Instructional Resource Page

6th Grade Textbook
 
 
 
 
7th Grade Textbook
 
 
8th grade textbook

1st Nine Weeks                   August 27-October 26             44 Days       6TH GRADE

WEEK #

Unit 1

Plot, Conflict, and Setting

Week 1

TEKS

 RC-6(B),D,E,F 10D, 6A, 5, 12B, 13, 13B, 2E

Unit Titles:  

The School Play, All Summer in a Day, Weather That’s Out of This World!/Space Settlements/Artists’ View of a Space Colony, Lemony Snickett, The Prince and the Pauper, Twain’s Tale Transplanted today

Week 2

Week 3

Week 4

WEEK #

Unit 2

Analyzing Character and Point of View

Week 5

TEKS

6, 6B-C, 7, 2 ABD

Unit Titles:  

Eleven, Jeremiah’s Song, Role-Playing and Discovery/ The Life and Adventures of Nat Love

Week 6

Week 7

WEEK #

Unit 3

Understanding Theme

Week 8

TEKS

3, 3A, 6B, RC-6(C), 9, 12A-B, 2A,C

Unit Titles:

The Day of Pompeii, Pompeii and Vesuvius, Scout’s Honor, How to Build a Bat House

 

Week 9

Reading

Benchmark

1st Nine Weeks                           August 27-October 26             44 Days      7TH GRADE

WEEK #

Unit 1

Plot, Conflict, and Setting

Week 1

TEKS: 6, 6A, 6B, 2A, 2B, 13, 13B, RC-7(C)(B)

TMSFA (WK 3-4)

Unit Titles:

Seventh grade, The Last Dog, Rikki-Tikki-tavi, Back to the Future

Week 2

Week 3

Week 4

WEEK #

Unit 2

Analyzing Character and Point of View

Week 5

TEKS:

6, 6B, 6C, 10A, 7B-D

Unit Titles:

Zebra, A Wall of Remembrance/A Mother’s Words/ US involvement in Vietnam, The Scholarship Jacket, A Retrieved Reformation

Week 6

Week 7

Week 8

WEEK #

Unit 3

Understanding Theme

Week 9

3, 3A, 3C, 9, 2, 2A, 2B, RC-7(C)(B)

Reading/Writing

Benchmark

Unit Titles:

Amigo Brothers, The War of the Wall, Homeless

 
 
 
 
1st Nine Weeks                           August 27-October 26             44 Days               8TH GRADE

WEEK #

Unit 1

Plot and Conflict

Week 1

TEKS:

6, 6A, 6C,RC- 8(D), 13B, 13C

Unit Titles:

Raymond’s Run, The Ransom of Red Chief, Clean Sweep, The Tell-Tale Heart, from the Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants

Week 2

Week 3

WEEK #

Unit 2

Character and Point of View

Week 4

TEKS:

6B-C, RC-8(A)(D)(F), 2A-C

Unit Titles:

The Treasure of Lemon Brown, Rules of the Game, The Medicine Bag/Who Are you Today, Maria?

Week 5

Week 6

WEEK #

Unit 3

Setting and Mood

Week 7

TEKS:

3C, 6, 8, 9, 10D, RC-8(A)(D), 2E, 2A

Unit Titles:

Hallucination/from Ellis Island and I/ Science Wonder Stories, The Monkey’s Paw, The Story of an Eyewitness/Letter from New Orleans: Leaving Desire, Mi Madre/Canyon de Chelly

Week 8

Week 9

Reading

Benchmark