Overview: Emphasize and Integrate Reading, Writing, Thinking and Speaking.
Course Content: Student's will read 2-3 chapters per week from The Giver, plus additional reading assignments which will amplify the students critical thinking skills. Students will be expected to verbalize their thoughts about the subject, in clear, accurate, and concise manner. They will be expected to ask questions from the instructor, to attain clarification of thought and academic understanding.
Frank Morris has a Masters Degree in Education, is Certified as a Teacher by New York State, and has more than 15 years experience teaching and tutoring students of all ages and academic levels.
In this class, he will help students to improve site word vocabulary, writing skills, and reading comprehension. The course will use both a Phonics AND the Whole Word approach to improve reading skills.