The English for Speakers of Other Languages course Beginning Communication is designed to increase English language proficiency and to enhance emerging academic language for students whose primary language is not English and who are at a Level 2 English proficiency. All areas of communication skills, i.e. listening, speaking, viewing, reading and writing, are strengthened through the integrated learning of language and academic content. This course may be offered for one or two hour periods.
Course Note: Two years of ESL may be substituted for English Language Arts for English Language Learners.