Prerequisite – Teacher or counselor recommendation
1799, 1800 – 2 Units
ELL Language Arts 3 is for English language learners at the intermediate level of proficiency. Emphasis is given to the refinement of English language skills in order to develop communicative competence in social and academic use. Emphasis is given to language appropriateness in social and academic settings. Students will learn by participating in a variety of oral presentations and discussions, reading a variety of texts, and writing narrative, expository, technical, and persuasive text types using the six-trait model. A maximum of two units of credit may be applied from this course towards the minimum graduation requirement in English. Regardless of total English credits acquired, the ELL student must be enrolled in an English class each year.