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English 1

Welcome to English! 
This contents-based course emphasizes both reading and writing and exposes students to significant literary works and genres.  It also emphasizes the integration of listening, speaking, reading and writing skills through the study of short stories, poetry, drama, non-fiction, and novels. Active participation is integral to this course as it allows students to create and present projects based onthe literature studied. Students will increase their vocabulary and improve writing skills through direct instruction. Sheltered
classes are taught by teachers specifically certified to teach Specially Designed Academic Instruction in English to second language students.