ELL - LANGUAGE

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ELD - Literacy Development

ELD AOI (open)

ELD BOI (open)

ELD COI (open)

ELD DOI (open)

ELD EOI (open)

ESL -  English as a Second Language

ESL AOI (open)

ESL BOI (open)

ESL COI (open)

ESL DOI (open)

ESL EOI (open)

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Ontario Curriculum:  ELL Literacy

English Literacy Development (ELD)

ELD AOI

Beginning Literacy

This course is intended for English language learners who have had limited access to schooling and thus have significant gaps in their first language literacy skills.  Prerequisite: Assessed at ELD Step 1

ELD BOI

Basic Literacy Skills

This course is intended for English language learners who have had limited access to schooling and thus have gaps in their first language literacy skills.  Prerequisite:  ELD AOI or assessed at ELD Step 2

ELD COI

Literacy in Everyday Life

This course builds on students’ growing literacy and language skills and extends their ability to communicate in English about familiar and school-related topics.  Prerequisite:  ELD BOI or assessed at ELD Step 2 (mid step)

ELD DOI

Literacy for School and Work

This course extends students’ literacy skills and ability to apply learning strategies effectively, and teaches them how to use community resources to enhance lifelong learning.  Prerequisite:  ELD COI or assessed at ELD Step 3

ELD EOI

Bridge to further English Studies

This course provides students with skills and strategies that will allow them to continue their education successfully and pursue pathways to employment.  Prerequisite:  ELD DOI or assessed at ELD Step 4

English as a Second Language (ESL)

ESL AOI

Beginning Communication in English

This course builds on students’ previous education and language knowledge to introduce the English language and help students adjust to their new cultural environment.   Prerequisite: Assessed at ESL Step 1

ESL BOI

English in Daily Life

This course expands students’ listening, speaking, reading and writing skills in English for everyday and academic purposes.

Prerequisite:  ESL AOI or assessed at ELS Step 2

ESL COI

English for School and Work

This  course  extends  students’  skills  in  listening,  speaking, reading and writing in English for a variety of everyday and academic purposes.  ESL BOI or assessed at ELS Step 3

ESL DOI

Study Skills in English

This course prepares students to use English with increasing fluency and accuracy in classroom and social situations and to participate in Canadian society as informed citizens.  ESL COI or assessed at ELS Step 4

ESL EOI

Bridge to English

This course provides students with the skills and strategies they need to make the transition to college and university preparation courses in English and other secondary school disciplines.  ESL DAOI or assessed at ELS Step 5