Newcomers English Language Development (NELD A)

Course Description:

The district provides an accommodated English course specifically targeted and focused for Newcomer Limited English Proficient students. The instruction in this course is communicated, sequenced, and scaffolded according the needs of the beginner student, and as defined by the English Language Proficiency Standards set forth by the state. Testing for placement is required and students must receive ESL services to enroll in this class. This course is taught as an all-year course

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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