English 1 - English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESL)

Course Description:

The district provides a linguistically accommodated English 1, English for limited English speaking students. This instruction seeks to provide functional ability in English in the skills of listening, speaking, reading, writing, and an awareness of various cultural patterns found in the United States while maintaining the rigor of English I and following the English 1 TEKS as mandated by the state. Testing for placement is required and students must receive ESL services to enroll in this class.

Prerequisite & Recommendations:

Prerequisite: - First year Immigrant students only (not born in the US) - Limited proficiency in the English language as determined by a state approved language assessment - Testing for placement is required and student must be receiving ESL services

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