READING, WRITING and VOCABULARY ADVANCEMENT – grade 3 [2 hours] *
Entering Grade 3 – This class is designed to strengthen the reading foundation and writing skills of students reading at or near the third-grade level. The course will focus on improving fluency, increasing reading comprehension and expanding vocabulary. Students will develop skills and strategies for better reading, and apply them while exploring grade-appropriate poetry, fiction, non-fiction and theater. The course will also cover writing skills, since learning is enhanced when the reading and writing processes are connected.