ESL: Reading Club

ESL: Reading Club

Course Description

In this course, you will read a number of short works of fiction and short non-fiction articles about various topics and themes. During class, you will use the readings to spark discussions about these themes. The instructor will be the discussion facilitator, providing cultural/historical background for the themes and explanations for the vocabulary when needed. The goal of the course is to help you read more for enjoyment and personal growth and to build your confidence in participating in discussions.

Session Details

Who Should Attend

A speaker of English as an additional language who is at the high beginning to intermediate level of proficiency.

African American working professional working and learning on laptop computer

What You Will Learn

  • Summarizing short stories and texts
  • Strategies for effectively participating in discussions
  • Strategies for managing unfamiliar vocabulary

How You Will Benefit

  • You will increase your confidence in participating in group discussions.
  • You will learn strategies for reading without extensive use of dictionary
  • You will expand your vocabulary
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The course schedule was well-structured with a mix of lectures, class discussions, and hands-on exercises led by knowledgeable and engaging instructors.

- Abe Kani


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