Grade 7 to 9 Literacy Resources

Grade 7 to 9 Literacy Resources

Grade 7

Grade 8

Grade 9


Reading and Writing Curriculum Supporting Documents

The following documents are intended to provide an outline and sequence of the curriculum outcomes, indicators, and language cues and conventions in reading and writing.  Key elements and processes from the curricululm have been summarized for planning and assessment purposes. (Writing - structure, writing process, text forms, conventions) (Reading - pragmatics, textual, syntactic, semantic/lexical/morphological, phonological/graphophonic, other cues and conventions)



General Supports

Linking to Literacy Website - Information and resources to support a Balanced Literacy Framework

English Language Arts Curriculum

Visual Reference Guide for Elementary ELA Key Resources K - 8

Visual Reference Guide High School

ELA Resource List

Overview of Value Added Assessment in Writing (VAA-W) for Grades 3 - 11

Tip sheet to access Ministry of Education Key Language Cues and Conventions (Kindergarten to Grade 8)

Literacy in Action Brochure for Grade 7 and 8

Curriculum Support:  Northeast School Division has unwrapped curriculum outcomes and created rubrics for each grade level.  Explore their site here:

Bringing Metis Children's Literacy to Life Guidebook - Creator Wilfred Burton

Bringing Métis Children’s Literature to Life is a guidebook for teachers to support the
children’s literature published by Gabriel Dumont Institute (GDI). Not only will teachers be
able to teach about the Métis but they will also utilize strategies that foster and promote
literacy development (listening, speaking, reading, writing, viewing, and representing).