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WL2710: DL Vietnamese Language Culture 7

Course Description

Explore the connections between language- literature- history and community through fiction and non-fiction texts. Build Vietnamese literacy and language skills by interpreting- analyzing- and discussing texts and writing narrative- informational- and argumentative pieces for a range of audiences.

Essential Standards

  • Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard Vietnamese grammar and usage when writing or speaking. (L.7.1.V)
  • Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard Vietnamese capitalization, punctuation, and spelling when writing. (L.7.2.V)
  • Analyze how particular elements of a story or drama interact (e.g., how setting shapes the characters or plot). (RL.7.3.V)
  • Cite several pieces of textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text. (RL/RI.7.1.V)
  • Determine a theme or central idea of a text and analyze its development over the course of the text; provide an objective summary of the text. (RL/RI.7.2.V)
  • Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative and connotative meanings; analyze the impact of rhymes and other repetitions of sounds (e.g., alliteration) on a specific verse or stanza of a poem or section of a story or drama. (RL/RI.7.4.V)
  • Engage effectively in a range of collaborative discussions (one-on-one, in groups, and teacher-led) with diverse partners on grade 7 topics, texts, and issues, building on others' ideas and expressing their own clearly. (SL.7.1.V)
  • Present claims and findings, emphasizing salient points in a focused, coherent manner with pertinent descriptions, facts, details, and examples; use appropriate eye contact, adequate volume, and clear pronunciation. (SL.7.4.V)
  • Write arguments to support claims with clear reasons and relevant evidence. (W.7.1.V)
  • Write informative/explanatory texts to examine a topic and convey ideas, concepts, and information through the selection, organization, and analysis of relevant content. (W.7.2.V)
  • Write narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or events using effective technique, relevant descriptive details, and well-structured event sequences. (W.7.3.V)
  • Produce clear and coherent writing in which the development, organization, and style are appropriate to task, purpose, and audience. (W.7.4.V)