ESOL E2 Reading@Werneth
This course is aimed at developing students' English reading skills for everyday life, building their confidence in, and encouraging a love of, reading. Through different activities, it will improve students' comprehension, spelling and grammar skills.
To develop and enhance students' English skills in reading at Entry 2 level.
Who is the course for?
E2 level students only
What topics will this course cover
1. Communication at Work - Employability 2. Finding a Job - Employability 3. Hobbies and Interests - Health and Wellbeing 4. Me and My Health - Health and Wellbeing 5. Me and My Home 6. Social Media 7. Sport and Keeping Fit - Health and Wellbeing 8. Travel and Transport
What will it be like?
WEA classes are friendly and supportive. You will be encouraged to work together with your fellow students and tutor. You will be asked to share your ideas and views in the class and work with the group to give and accept feedback in a supportive environment. The WEA tutor will use a range of different teaching and learning methods and encourage you to be actively involved in your learning. You may be asked to undertake work to support your course outside of your class.
By the end of the course I should be able to:
1. Obtain information from texts (Rt/E2.1b) 2. Recognise the different purposes of texts at this level (Rt/2.2) 3. Recognise a range of familiar words and words with common spelling patterns (Rw/E2.2a) 4. Sequence words using basic alphabetical ordering skills (Rw/E2.5) 5. Use a simplified dictionary to find the meaning of unfamiliar words (Rw/E2.4)
How will I know I'm making progress?
1. Verbal feedback on completed tasks 2. Written feedback on activities 3. One-to-one feedback on individual targets throughout the course 4. End of course assessment
What else do I need to know, do or bring?
File, notebook, pen, paper, dictionary
Reading and information sources
Students are encouraged to improve vocabulary and develop wider reading skills through reading texts, books, newspapers
What could the course lead to?
Students could progress to the City and Guilds Entry 2 Writing course
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