Dive into critical skills in reading and writing aligned with the New York State standards and grade level curricula.
For 1st Graders
Class duration: 45 min. Total 14 Classes, Max Class Size: 8
Price: $350/Fall Semester
Welcome to the English Language Arts class for current 1st grade students! In this course, we will dive into essential skills in Reading and Writing aligned with the New York State standards and grade level curricula. Students in this class will focus on foundational and advanced decoding and phonological awareness skills, reading comprehension strategies and test taking tips. Students will also be exposed to different types of writing from expository to persuasive to creative writing pieces.
The sessions in this course are tailored to the needs of the class and instruction is differentiated to ensure all learners are engaged. Academic rigor, word attack strategies, reading fluency and using evidence to support responses are emphasized. Students will use their critical thinking skills to analyze texts and engage in authentic literary discussions with their peers. Each session encourages students to build a toolbox of ELA strategies and techniques to help them take their reading and writing skills to the next level!