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INTENSIVE ENGLISH: PRE-K

Our English Foundation programs provides students with the opportunity to master reading and writing skills and strategies, with focus on phonics, phonological awareness, high-frequency words, spelling, handwriting, grammar and vocabulary practice.

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Intensive English: Pre-K II

Overview

Intensive English: Pre-K II is a continuation of our Fall semester course, which offers students systematic instruction to reinforce their knowledge of phonics, while introducing them to sight words and comprehension skills to better prepare them for the demands of Kindergarten. Students will also get to establish a foundation in reading and writing as they practice their handwriting, sound blending and phonemic awareness practice.

Objectives

  • Reading Skills  

    • Phonemic Awareness​ - Develop a phonological awareness is about understanding the sound structure of spoken language at a phonemic level (blending individual sounds to form a word and vice-versa)

    •  Recognizing Sight Words​ - Recognise grade-appropriate words and reading strategies for approaching new words

    • Reading Fluency - Able to engage in reading of familiar or unfamiliar

    • Comprehension of Text -  Identify key details, characters, settings and events in stories.

  • Writing Skills  

    • Handwriting Skills - Print correct letter shape, size, spacing, and smoothness

    • Written Communication​ - Express ideas in writing using emergent spelling and known sight words

Ages 4 - 5 
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Jennifer

Jennifer graduated from Boston College studying Elementary Education and Applied Psychology & Human Development. Jennifer right now worked as a English Language teacher at NJ Top 3 Private school.

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