Weekly Text Sources and Reading Strategies:

Grade 7 Enrichment

Grade 8 Enrichment, A Day

Grade 8 Enrichment, B Day


Class Overview:  Enrichment Syllabus (PDF file)

Students will be able to read closely to …

  • determine what the text says explicitly and make logical inferences from it.
  • cite specific textual evidence when writing or speaking to support conclusions drawn from text.
  • determine central ideas or themes of a text.
  • analyze the development of themes.
  • summarize key supporting details and ideas.

Class Format:

  • First 10-15 minutes, Silent Sustained Reading (SSR) — All students are required to bring a book to read daily.
  • Students will have an “A Day” and a “B Day” enrichment class.
  • Each class will focus on reading strategies and opportunities to practice reading a variety of texts.

Enrichment at Stoller (3:02)