# Common Core ELA Grade 7 - Literature: Standards

### Course Summary

This set of lessons focuses on the concepts required for the 7th grade literature Common Core State Standards. Lessons are quick and easy to follow and provide a useful classroom tool or ready-made homework assignment.
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12 Chapters in Common Core ELA Grade 7 - Literature: Standards

#### 12 chapters in Common Core ELA Grade 7 - Literature: Standards

Ch 1. Citing Textual Evidence: CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RL.7.1 {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[47842].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - How to Analyze Characters in Literature: Explanation and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22084].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22084].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What is Plot? - Examples & Definition Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3673].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3673].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - How to Analyze Plot: Steps and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22083].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22083].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Plot Techniques in American Fiction: Definition and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[24996].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[24996].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Analyzing the American Short Story: Techniques and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[24997].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[24997].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Setting in Literature: Definition, Importance & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20742].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20742].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Elements of Drama: Characters, Plot, Setting & Symbolism Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9049].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9049].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Analyzing American Drama: Techniques and Plays Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[24998].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[24998].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - How Setting Shapes the Characters & Plot Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47849].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47849].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - How Story Elements Interact & Shape One Another Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47850].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47850].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Constructing Meaning with Context Clues, Prior Knowledge & Word Structure Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4674].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4674].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - How to Use Context to Determine the Meaning of Words Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1593].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1593].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - What Are Connotation and Denotation? - Definitions & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4676].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4676].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Allusion and Illusion: Definitions and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4110].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4110].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Alliteration: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5918].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5918].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What is a Metaphor? - Examples, Definition & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4104].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4104].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Similes in Literature: Definition and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4107].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4107].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Consonance, Assonance, and Repetition: Definitions & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4115].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4115].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Impact of Word Choice on Meaning and Tone Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[26980].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[26980].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Understanding Tone and Mood in a Reading Passage Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4677].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4677].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Cliches, Paradoxes & Equivocations: Definitions & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4106].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4106].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Poems with ABAB Rhyme Scheme: Examples & Definition Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11190].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11190].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Blank Verse: Definition and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14683].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14683].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - What Is Free Verse Poetry? - Examples & Definition Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14684].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14684].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Elegy Poems: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14688].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14688].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Narrative Poems: Types & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14685].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14685].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Odes: Forms & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14686].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14686].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Sonnets: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14687].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14687].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Petrarchan Sonnet: Rhyme Scheme, Format & Example Poems Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8972].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8972].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - How the Structure of a Poem or Drama Contributes to Meaning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47865].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47865].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Soliloquy: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47866].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47866].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Design by Robert Frost: Summary, Theme & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18242].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18242].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Song of Myself by Walt Whitman: Summary, Themes & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18139].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18139].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - If We Must Die By Claude McKay: Summary, Theme & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11158].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11158].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What Is Fiction? - Definition & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29252].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29252].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Types of Fiction: Novels, Novellas & Short Stories Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8283].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8283].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Characterization: Character Roles & Dialogue in Fiction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29253].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29253].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Plot in Fiction: Definition, Parts & Subplots Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29254].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29254].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - What is Theme in Literature? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8671].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8671].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Interpreting Tone in Fiction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29255].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29255].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Style in Fiction: Dialect & Figures of Speech Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29256].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29256].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Drawing Inferences in Fiction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29257].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29257].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Interpreting Figurative Language in Fiction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29258].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[29258].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - The Fable, Folktale, Myth, Legend: Differences and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8284].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8284].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Epistolary Writing: Letter and Diary Forms Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8285].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8285].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Satire, Parody, or Spoof: Types of Humorous Writing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8286].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8286].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What is Drama? - Terms, Time Periods and Styles Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9047].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9047].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Drama Structure: Acts, Scenes, Prologue & Epilogue Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28700].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28700].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Reading & Interpreting Dialogue from a Script or Play Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28701].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28701].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Interpreting the Main Idea and Purpose of a Scene Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28702].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28702].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - The Use of Punctuation in Dramatic Dialogue Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28703].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28703].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Identifying Stage Directions in a Drama Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28704].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28704].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Inferring Mood in Drama Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28705].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28705].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Character Dialogue & Nonverbal Communication in a Drama Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28706].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28706].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Character Motivation in a Drama Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28707].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28707].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Dramatic Comedy: History and Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9051].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9051].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Dramatic Farce: History, Examples and Playwrights Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9052].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9052].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Elements of Melodrama: From Early Theater to the Modern Soap Opera Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9053].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9053].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Futurism, Dada, Surrealism & Expressionism Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9054].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9054].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 14 - Tragedy in Drama: Classical to Modern Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9050].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9050].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 15 - Greek Theatre: Tragedy and Comedy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1025].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1025].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 16 - Dramatic Monologue: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8291].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8291].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 17 - Plot Elements in Drama: From Exposition to Resolution Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28699].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[28699].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Comparing & Contrasting a Fictional Portrayal to Historical Accounts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47877].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47877].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What is Foreshadowing? - Types, Examples & Definitions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4112].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4112].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - What is a Flashback in Literature? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20734].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20734].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Synecdoche vs. Metonymy: Definitions & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4105].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4105].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Personification and Apostrophe: Differences & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4108].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4108].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Types of Irony: Examples & Definitions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4109].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4109].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - What is Catharsis? - Definition, Examples & History in Literature and Drama Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4113].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4113].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Allegory in Literature: History, Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4114].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4114].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Understatement & Litotes: Differences, Definitions & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4116].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4116].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Euphemism: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4117].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4117].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Symbolism & Imagery in Literature: Definitions & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4118].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4118].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Using the Four-Square Strategy to Identify & Define Key Vocabulary Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47879].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47879].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Making Text-to-Text Connections Between Written Works Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18891].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18891].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn: Themes and Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2984].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2984].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn: Plot Summary and Characters Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2310].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2310].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Robinson Crusoe: Summary and Themes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1254].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1254].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Irving's The Legend of Sleepy Hollow: Summary and Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2286].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2286].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Washington Irving's Rip Van Winkle: Summary and Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2287].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2287].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Dragonwings by Laurence Yep: Summary & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47881].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47881].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Lucille Fletcher's Sorry, Wrong Number: Summary & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47882].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47882].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - John Adams' Letter on Thomas Jefferson: Summary & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47883].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47883].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Russell Freedman's Freedom Walkers: Summary & Analysis Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47884].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47884].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional

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