This is a break down of 16 popular stories read in 7th grade ELA.
I have listed the words, definitions, part of speech, and an example sentence.
Story Vocabulary for the following stories:
"Seventh Grade" by Gary Soto
“The Last Dog” By: Katherine Paterson
“Thank You Mam” by Langston Hughes
“Rikki Tikki Tavi” by Rudyard Kipling
“The Monsters are Due on Maple Street” by Rod Serling
“Miss Awful” by Arthur Cavanaugh
“Fish Cheeks” by Amy Tan
“Three Century Woman” by Richard Peck
“Charles” by Shirley Jackson
“Retrieved Reformation” by O’Henry
From Exploring the Titanic by Robert D. Ballard
“Zebra” by Chaim Potok
“Amigo Brothers” by Piri Thomas
“What do Fish Have to do With Anything?” By Avi
“Names/Nombres” by Julia Alvarez
“The Noble Experiment” by Jackie Robinson
118 Vocabulary Words and Definitions in all!
Enjoy! Hope this makes your teaching a little bit easier!