Second Trimester ESS Schedule

tutoringStarting November 15, I will be doing targeted skill practice in morning Extended School sessions.  English ESS meets weekly on Tuesdays at 6:55 AM in my classroom.

We will begin each session by working on a specific skill. We will follow that with practicing questions in a timed format. Here’s the November – January schedule:

November – Reading Comprehension

  • 15 – Context Clues & Multiple-Meaning Words – Reading Passage Practice
  • 22 – Jargon & Figurative Language – Reading Passage Practice
  • 29 – Connotation & Author’s Purpose – Reading Passage Practice

December – Grammar, Sentence Structure, & Punctuation

  • 6 – Verbs – English Practice
  • 13 – Sentence Structure – English Practice
  • 20 – Prepositions & Modifiers – English Practice

January – Reading Literature & Informational Text

  • 3 – Main Idea & Details – Nonfiction Practice
  • 10 – Summarizing & Sequence – Nonfiction Practice
  • 17 – Making Predictions & Inferences – Nonfiction Practice
  • 24 – Reason & Argument, Comparison/Contrast – Reading Practice
  • 31 – Dialogue & Audience – Reading Practice

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