• ENL Course Descriptions

     

    Stand Alone 

    The ENL Stand Alone course is provided to English Language Learners who scored Level 1, 2, or 3 on the NYSITELL or NYSESLAT.  The ENL teacher provides content based ENL instruction for the development of speaking, listening, reading, and writing skills. There is a great emphasis placed on learning new vocabulary, grammar and American culture.

     

    ENL Integrated 

    The Integrated English/ENL course is provided to all English Language Learners and Former English Language Learners.  The English teacher and ENL teacher differentiate instruction to promote literacy and writing skills.

     

    Social Studies Skills

    Social Studies Skills is a combined 7th and 8th grade ENL social studies class that has been modified to meet the students' unique linguistic skills and help foster their English language skills. It is a two year course; the first year concentrates on the settlement of North America by Native Americans to the Civil War and the second year focuses on Reconstruction to the present.  American culture and geography are incorporated throughout the curriculum.