ESLBO – English as a Second Language, Level 2


English as a Second Language, Level 1

Course Description

This course extends students’ skills in listening, speaking, reading, and writing in English for a variety of everyday and academic purposes. Students will participate in conversations in structured situations on a variety of familiar and new topics; read a variety of texts designed or adapted for English language learners; expand their knowledge of English grammatical structures and sentence patterns; and link English sentences to compose paragraphs. The course also supports students’ continuing adaptation to the Ontario school system by expanding their knowledge of diversity in their new province and country.

Outline of Course Content

Unit 1Ongoing Vocabulary Notebook
Unit 2Roots and Routes
Unit 3Canadian Studies
Unit 4Children’s Storybooks
Unit 5Media and Broadcasting