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ELD Writing Development 1,2 (1701, 1702)


 

Grade Range:
 9–10
 Prerequisites:
 None
 Course duration:
 Two semesters
Subject area in which graduation credit will be given:
 Elective
Notes:
 These courses are intended to be used as an extra support period for English Learners. These courses are NOT intended to be used in lieu of the grade-level course.
Course Description:
 This course is designed to provide foundational support to ELD students at the beginning level of language proficiency. The course focuses on developing beginning writing skills and providing students with the academic language and vocabulary necessary to succeed in core classes. The goal of this course is to build a beginning level of fluency and literacy in the English language. The course enables English learners who are on a 4 x 4 schedule at Hoover High School to be enrolled in an uninterrupted course of English language acquisition throughout the entire school year.