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Common Core ELA Grade 7 - Language: Standards

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  • Average Lesson Length: 8 min
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    What Are Nouns? - Definition, Types & Examples

  • Common Core ELA Grade 7 - Language: Standards Practice Test

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It's easy to create engaging curriculum that meets Common Core educational standards with this Grade 7 language course. Our video and text lessons and multiple-choice quizzes can be used as a supplement to textbook learning, assigned for homework or worked into discussion topics.
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11 chapters in Common Core ELA Grade 7 - Language: Standards

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Ch 1. English Language Conventions: CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.7.1 {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[47889].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - What Are Nouns? - Definition, Types & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5429].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5429].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5429].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5429].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Singular & Plural Nouns: Definitions, Rules & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5430].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5430].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - What Are Possessive Nouns? - Examples, Definition & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5432].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5432].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - What Are Collective Nouns? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10168].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10168].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - What Are Pronouns? - Types, Examples & Definition Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5491].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5491].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Pronouns: Relative, Reflexive, Interrogative & Possessive Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2365].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2365].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - What Are Personal Pronouns? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1311].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1311].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - Using Nouns as the Subject of a Sentence: Grammar Rules & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5433].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5433].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 9 - Possessive Pronouns & Contractions: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5490].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5490].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5490].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5490].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - What is an Antecedent? - Definition, Meaning & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6422].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6422].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6422].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6422].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Compound Antecedents: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6423].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6423].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6423].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6423].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Personal Pronouns and Antecedents: Number Agreement Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6424].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6424].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6424].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6424].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Action, Linking and Auxiliary Verbs: Definitions, Functions & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6426].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6426].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6426].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6426].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 14 - Verb Forms: Participles & Infinitives Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6427].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6427].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 15 - Comparison of Adjectives & Adverbs: Examples, Sentences & Exercises Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6428].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6428].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 16 - How to Identify the Subject of a Sentence Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1312].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1312].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 17 - Verb Tense & Subject-Verb Agreement Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1313].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1313].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1313].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1313].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 18 - Subject-Verb Agreement: Using Uncommon Singular and Plural Nouns and Pronouns Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1314].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1314].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 2. Phrases and Clauses: CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.7.1A {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[47890].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - What is a Clause? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[26312].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[26312].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[26312].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[26312].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What is a Phrase? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[26313].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[26313].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[26313].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[26313].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Independent & Dependent Clauses: Subordination & Coordination Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1307].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1307].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1307].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1307].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Combining Dependent & Independent Clauses Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27519].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27519].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 3. Types of Sentences: CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.7.1B {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[47891].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Complete Sentence: Examples & Definition Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3696].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3696].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3696].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3696].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What is a Compound Sentence? - Examples & Definition Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3687].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3687].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3687].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3687].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - What is a Complex Sentence? - Examples & Concept Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3688].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3688].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3688].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3688].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Compound-Complex Sentence: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3691].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3691].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3691].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3691].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Sentence Fragments, Comma Splices and Run-on Sentences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1308].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1308].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1308].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1308].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Varied Sentence Structure in Writing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31453].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31453].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31453].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31453].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 4. Modifiers: CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.7.1C {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[47892].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Indefinite and Definite Articles: Definition and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6429].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6429].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6429].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6429].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What Are Misplaced Modifiers and Dangling Modifiers? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1315].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1315].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1315].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1315].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - What are Predicates? - Definition and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6430].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6430].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6430].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6430].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Gerunds: Are They Verbs? Are They Nouns? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27521].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27521].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27521].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27521].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Clause: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3551].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3551].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 5. English Grammar Conventions: CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.7.2 {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[47893].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Punctuation: Using Colons, Semicolons & Periods Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1309].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1309].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1309].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1309].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Complex Subject-Verb Agreement: Inverted Order, Compound Subjects & Interrupting Phrases Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27518].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27518].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27518].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27518].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Parallelism: How to Write and Identify Parallel Sentences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1310].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1310].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1310].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1310].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Sentence Structure: Identify and Avoid 'Mixed Structure' Sentences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2696].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2696].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2696].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2696].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Capitalization Rules in Writing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10917].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10917].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10917].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10917].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Commonly Confused Words in English Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10916].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10916].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10916].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10916].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Question Mark: Definition & Use Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3699].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3699].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3699].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3699].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Exclamation Mark: Use & Meaning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3700].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3700].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3700].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3700].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Apostrophe: Use & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5974].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5974].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5974].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5974].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Parentheses and Dashes: Correct Usage Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18729].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18729].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18729].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18729].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Using Hyphens, Brackets, Ellipses & Quotation Marks Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31418].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31418].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 6. Comma Rules: CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.7.2A {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[47894].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - What are Adjectives? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3559].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3559].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3559].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3559].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Comma Usage: Avoid Confusion in Clauses & Contrasting Sentence Parts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2985].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2985].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Commas: Correct Usage & Basic Rules Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2746].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2746].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2746].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2746].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Conjunctions: Coordinating & Correlative Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10992].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10992].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 7. Spelling: CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.7.2B {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[47895].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - English Spelling Rules for Plural Nouns Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47896].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47896].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47896].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47896].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - English Spelling Rules for Doubling & Dropping Letters Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47897].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47897].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47897].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47897].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - English Spelling Rules for Prefixes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47898].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47898].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47898].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47898].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - English Spelling Rules for Suffixes & Endings Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47899].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47899].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47899].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47899].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - General English Spelling Rules Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47900].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47900].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Determining When to Combine Words Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47901].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47901].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Spelling: Words That Sound Alike (Homonyms & Homophones) Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11093].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11093].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11093].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11093].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - How to Use and Interpret Hyphenation Conventions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22076].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22076].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 9 - Correct Spelling in Written Work: Strategies & Tips Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22074].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22074].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 8. English Language Knowledge: CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.7.3A {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[47902].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - How to Avoid Redundancy in Your Writing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20099].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20099].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20099].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20099].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - The Importance of Using Precise Language in Writing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15901].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15901].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15901].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15901].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Sentence Clarity: How to Write Clear Sentences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1320].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1320].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1320].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1320].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - How to Identify & Reduce Wordiness in Writing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47903].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[47903].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 9. Determining Meaning with Context: CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.7.4A-D {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[47904].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - How to Use Context to Determine the Meaning of Words Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1593].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1593].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1593].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1593].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Constructing Meaning with Context Clues, Prior Knowledge & Word Structure Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4674].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4674].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4674].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4674].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Using Affixes and Roots to Find the Meaning of Words Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21822].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21822].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21822].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21822].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Using Reference Materials for Vocabulary Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21823].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21823].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - What is Inference? - How to Infer Intended Meaning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4673].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4673].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Ch 10. Figurative Language: CCSS.ELA-Literacy.L.7.5A-C {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[47905].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Understanding Words By Their Relationships Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22073].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22073].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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