ELL Reading 3-4

Course Goals

          This course will help the students develop reading strategies for the comprehension of fiction, persuasive, and functional text.  The study of literature is continued through short stories, poetry, novels, and/or plays.  Students are taught to analyze for literary elements, figurative language, and overall meaning. 

Course Objectives    

     The students will:

  • Read and analyze fiction and non-fiction for overall meaning and literary elements.
  • Know and apply selected vocabulary appropriately.
  • Apply Reciprocal Teaching Strategies.
  • Effectively use oral and written communication skills.