English - Critical Reading & Writing - Block 3
with Debbie Richards
This course will help adults develop strong reading skills including fluency, summarizing, making inferences, and distinguishing the difference between fact and opinion. Reading for understanding is a complex skill and there are a lot of strategies to learn to create a toolbox that will serve you a lifetime. Activities will include reading, discussing and analyzing written passages, charts, graphs, and other text. Areas of study will include English, Social Studies and Sciences. It is a self-paced class with an individually designed learning plan for each student. While this course is offered three days per week, there is ample opportunity to schedule additional time on-site and at home with on-line learning. This course is designed for people preparing for the HiSET exam, college entrance exams, college courses and work-related reading. High School diploma credit is awarded for this course. Ongoing enrollment.
All of our academic courses start with a free and confidential appointment with the student advisor who will discuss the course, the requirements and assist you in making a decision about whether the course is a good fit for you. Please contact our program at 664-7110 or adultedinfo@ellsworthschools to set up an appointment.
Mon, Wed, and Thu for 5 weeks from 12:30 - 2:00 pm
248 State Street, Suite 15
Ellsworth, ME 04605 Get directions