This course prepares students for high school by ensuring students become competent in the use of the English language. As part of this course, students are exposed to literary texts, nonfiction, drama and poetry. Students learn the basics of persuasive writing and speaking. The course also focusses on helping students communicate their ideas in the best possible way.
Note: This course is not designed for ELL (English Language Learners) students. ELL students may enroll in this course ONLY if they have adequate mentor support at their home school and are able to fulfill all course requirements.