In grade seven, students will continue to develop the ability to cite
relevant evidence when interpreting or analyzing a text or supporting
their points in speaking and writing. Your child will also build academic
vocabulary as he or she reads more complex texts, including stories,
plays, historical novels, poems, and informational books and articles.

In grade seven, students will further develop their understanding of rates
and ratios, using tables, graphs, and equations to solve real-world problems
involving proportional relationships. Students will also work on quickly
and accurately solving multi-step problems involving positive and negative
rational numbers—any number that can be made by dividing one integer
by another, such as ½, 0.75, or 2. Additionally, students will expand their
knowledge of geometry and apply the properties of operations to solve
real world problems involving the measurement of multi-dimensional