Prosser, WA (PRWEB) February 21, 2013
Red Comet’s online high school course on ‘English Reading’ that is aligned to Idaho State standards provides students with skills and strategies to improve their vocabulary and their reading comprehension skills. Methods for comprehension repair, creating graphic organizers, and steps to determine the themes and main ideas of literature are emphasized in this core course.
The course allows students to gain phonological awareness skills. Students learn to decode using word parts, syllabication and context. The course emphasizes applying knowledge of roots and word parts to draw inferences about new words. Students are encouraged to gain an understanding of text by creating outlines, notes, annotations, charts, and/or diagrams.
Red Comet offers a complete online program that is both rigorous and engaging. Red Comet is approved by the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI) in Washington State as a “Multi-District Online Course Provider” and as a “Multi-District Online School Program Provider”. Red Comet’s online program excels not only in the breadth of its offering but also has received the best ratings for student satisfaction in Washington State. Red Comet’s online learning is engaging and presents even the most challenging topics in a way that students can understand. Students taking Red Comet's online high school classes are challenged using a variety of learning techniques which makes learning interesting while keeping them motivated to complete their courses within the allotted schedule.
Students throughout the country use Red Comet’s high school classes that include all core subjects – Language Arts, Science, Mathematics and Social Studies, as well as numerous high school electives. A variety of students use Red Comet’s online learning program – students in need of credit recovery, students attending public high schools who cannot attend all of their high school classes, students attending private schools who are looking for electives or Advanced Placement classes,home school high school students who need help in specific subject areas, athletes, students with part-time jobs etc.