Course Description

Students will develop their ability to read more efficiently and effectively through the exploration of a variety of high interest pieces. Focus will be on developing sound reading skills and habits as well as acquiring and expanding an academic vocabulary. Students will be required to complete a reading log consisting of a variety of literary selections. Students will also be required to complete at least one English language novel before the end of the term.

Course Description

Students will develop their ability to communicate effectively and in common daily situations: to communicate facts and ideas in some detail and speak on familiar, concrete topics in a reasonably fluent manner. Focus will be on:

· Listening and speaking tasks with an emphasis on personal and academic topics in formal and informal contexts.

· Practice using correct grammatical structures and pronunciation.

· Practice for the development of reasonable levels of fluency.


Students will develop their basic skills for reading and comprehending material as they read high interest pieces. Students will continue to broaden their experience with fiction and non-fiction materials, increase their capacity to read more extensively, and acquire more academic vocabulary.


Course Description

Students will develop their ability to communicate effectively and in common daily situations: to communicate facts and ideas in some detail and speak on familiar, concrete topics in a reasonably fluent manner. Focus will be on:

· Listening and speaking tasks with an emphasis on personal and academic topics in formal and informal contexts.

· Practice using correct grammatical structures and pronunciation.

· Practice for the development of reasonable levels of fluency.


Students will develop their basic skills for reading and comprehending material as they read high interest pieces. Students will continue to broaden their experience with fiction and non-fiction materials, increase their capacity to read more extensively and acquire more academic vocabulary.

4A Listening & Speaking
4A Study Skills

Students will develop their ability to communicate effectively and confidently in common daily situations, to communicate facts and ideas in some detail, and to understand and speak on familiar concrete topics in a reasonably fluent manner.

Focus:

  • Listening and speaking tasks with emphasis on topics of personal and academic interest in formal and informal contexts that involve problem solving and decision making.
  • Practice using grammatical structures and correct pronunciation.
  • Practice for the development of reasonable levels of fluency.

Students will develop their ability to communicate effectively and in common daily situations: to communicate facts and ideas in some detail and speak on familiar, concrete topics in a reasonably fluent manner. Focus will be on:

· Listening and speaking tasks with an emphasis on personal and academic topics in formal and informal contexts.

· Practice using correct grammatical structures and pronunciation.

· Practice for the development of reasonable levels of fluency.