COURSE DESCRIPTIONS


  • ESL I BEGINNERS/ENTERING/EMERGING

    This is a Beginner level ESL/ENL stand-alone class for students who are learning English as a second or other language. 

    The main goal of this class is to improve your proficiency in English, in each of the four language skill areas: listening, speaking, reading and writing.  Students learn survival skills to build their confidence and overall proficiency to function at school and in the community. 
     
     

    ESL II INTERMEDIATE/TRANSITIONING

    This ESL II, Intermediate Level Class, is an ESL/ENL stand-alone class that will focus on increased development of students’ listening, speaking, reading and writing skills in English.  Students continue to learn English grammar, idiomatic expressions, content area vocabulary, and increase their ability to verbally express themselves in fluent English. We will read different types (genres) of literature from fiction to non-fiction, short novels, plays, poetry and more. Each week, we will focus on each of the 4 language skill areas: listening, speaking, reading, and writing.