Seventh Grade

Seventh Grade Curriculum

SCIENCE & MATHEMATICS
Inorganic chemistry
Physics: mechanics
Human physiology: nutrition & health
Human reproduction
Introduction to Algebra

LANGUAGE ARTS
Expository composition
English Grammar
Spelling and Vocabulary
Research methods [intro to computer research skills]
Note taking; drafting, proofing and revision
Poetry

GEOGRAPHY & HISTORY
Renaissance, Age of Exploration, Reformation
World Geography: selected continents [South America]]

WORLD LANGUAGES
German and Spanish

ART
Painting and drawing: recreation of Masters
Sculptural modeling

HANDWORK
Pattern-making, machine sewing
Woodcarving [bowls]

MUSIC
Recorder ensemble
Band or orchestra
Music theory

DRAMA
Seventh Grade Play: drawn from curriculum
Individual speaking parts

MOVEMENT
Sports for teamwork, strategic collaboration and coordination

FIELD TRIPS & COMMUNITY EVENTS
Sites and museums support of the curriculum
Adventure challenge: paddling or whitewater rafting

*The above curriculum may be adjusted at the teacher’s discretion.