Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS)
TX.110.23. English Language Arts and Reading, Grade 7, Adopted 2017
7.1. Developing and sustaining foundational language skills: listening, speaking, discussion, and thinking--oral language. The student develops oral language through listening, speaking, and discussion. The student is expected to:
7.1.C. Present a critique of a literary work, film, or dramatic production, employing eye contact, speaking rate, volume, enunciation, a variety of natural gestures, and conventions of language to communicate ideas effectively.
7.1.D. Engage in meaningful discourse and provide and accept constructive feedback from others.
7.6. Response skills: listening, speaking, reading, writing, and thinking using multiple texts. The student responds to an increasingly challenging variety of sources that are read, heard, or viewed. The student is expected to:
7.6.H. Respond orally or in writing with appropriate register, vocabulary, tone, and voice.
7.12. Inquiry and research: listening, speaking, reading, writing, and thinking using multiple texts. The student engages in both short-term and sustained recursive inquiry processes for a variety of purposes. The student is expected to:
7.12.J. Use an appropriate mode of delivery, whether written, oral, or multimodal, to present results.