Syllabus

SYLLABUS




ESL Syllabus

 

Course Description: This is a multi-leveled class of students will varying English proficiencies. It is designed to allow students to grow in their English skills at a pace that best fits their learning style and needs.  The structure and direction of the class varies year to year depending on the students needs .

Skills:  ESL students work to develop their skills in vocabulary and grammatical knowledge so they will be able to successfully communicate. Also, students will develop literary and analytical skills, which will support their learning in all content areas.  

Technology: Students will be using a variety of media resources in their classes to support and enhance their learning experience (iPads, computers, audio, and video files).

 

Teacher's Name

Dr. Bahoora

Class

ESL

Level

Beginning-Intermediate

Textbook

Shining Star, Word By Word Picture Dictionary, Focus On Grammar, Reading Packets

Grammar

  • Cognates, Capital Letters.
  • Adjectives, Opposites.
  • Wh- Questions
  • Plural nouns.
  • Future Simple.
  • Imperatives.
  • Possessive Pronouns.
  • Present Progressive.
  • Past Simple.
  • Present Perfect
  • Past Perfect
  • Adverbs
  • Punctuation Rules

Skills

  • reading skills: tables, flow charts, problem and solution, timeline
  • Reading Strategies
  • finding a main idea of the text and supporting details
  • learning 50 irregular verbs
  • mini-project
  • writing paragraphs and short essays

Literature

According to the textbook, Reading Packets

 

Students are graded on homework and classwork assignments, chapter and unit tests, SuccessMaker work, class participation, and Exams.