Course Title: English as a Second Language ESL Level 3
Course Code: ESLCO
Grade: ESL Level 1
Course Type: Open
Credit Value: 1
Prerequisite: None
Department: English as a Second Language and English Literacy

Course Description

This course further extends students’ skills in listening, speaking, reading, and writing in English for a variety of everyday and academic purposes. Students will make short classroom oral presentations; read a variety of adapted and original texts in English; and write using a variety of text forms. As well, students will expand their academic vocabulary and their study skills to facilitate their transition to the mainstream school program. This course also introduces students to the rights and responsibilities inherent in Canadian citizenship, and to a variety of current Canadian issues.

Course Outline
  • ESLCO Unit 1 Overview
  • Accessibility to ESLCO Unit 1 Assignment
  • U1L1 Comprehending Simple Directions, Instructions and Presentations (Part 1) (A1.1)
  • U1L2 Comprehending Simple Directions, Instructions and Presentations (Part 2) (A1.1)
  • U1L3 Understanding Simple English of Personal and Familiar Topics (Part 1) (A1.2)
  • U1L4 Understanding Simple English of Personal and Familiar Topics (Part 2) (A1.2)
  • U1L5 Reading a Variety of Texts (Part 1) (B1.1)
  • U1L6 Reading a Variety of Texts (Part 2) (B1.1)
  • U1L7 Demonstrating Understanding (Part 1) (B1.2)
  • U1L8 Demonstrating Understanding (Part 2) (B1.2)
  • U1L9 Responding to and Evaluating Texts (Part 1) (B1.3)
  • U1L10 Responding to and Evaluating Texts (Part 2) (B1.3)
  • U1L11 Text Forms (Part 1) (B1.4)
  • U1L12 Text Forms (Part 2) (B1.4)
  • U1L13 Academic Purposes (Part 1) (C1.1)
  • U1L14 Academic Purposes (Part 2) (C1.1)
  • U1L15 Personal Purposes (Part 1) (C1.2)
  • U1L16 Personal Purposes (Part 2) (C1.2)
  • U1L17 Community and Workplace Purposes (Part 1) (C1.3)
  • U1L18 Community and Workplace Purposes (Part 2) (C1.3)
  • U1L19 Language Register (Part 1) (D1.1)
  • U1L20 Language Register (Part 2) (D1.1)
  • U1L21 Non-verbal Communication (Part 1) (D1.2)
  • U1L22 Non-verbal Communication (Part 2) (D1.2)
  • U1L23 Knowledge of Canada (Part 1) (D2.1)
  • U1L24 Knowledge of Canada (Part 2) (D2.1)
  • Finish and Hand in ESLCO Unit 1 Assignment
  • ESLCO – Unit 2 Overview
  • Accessibility to ESLCO Unit 2 Assignment
  • U2L1 Speaking to Interact (Part 1) (A2.1)
  • U2L2 Speaking to Interact (Part 2) (A2.1)
  • U2L3 Using Conversational Strategies (Part 1) (A2.2)
  • U2L4 Using Conversational Strategies (Part 2) (A2.2)
  • U2L5 Literary Elements (Part 1) (B1.5)
  • U2L6 Literary Elements (Part 2) (B1.5)
  • U2L7 Reading Strategies (Part 1) (B2.1)
  • U2L8 Reading Strategies (Part 2) (B2.1)
  • U2L9 Text Features (Part 1) (B2.2)
  • U2L10 Text Features (Part 2) (B2.2)
  • U2L11 Connecting Devices (Part 1) (B2.3)
  • U2L12 Connecting Devices (Part 2) (B2.3)
  • U2L13 Organizing Ideas (Part 1) (C2.1)
  • U2L14 Organizing Ideas (Part 2) (C2.1)
  • U2L15 Linking Ideas (Part 1) (C2.2)
  • U2L16 Linking Ideas (Part 2) (C2.2)
  • U2L17 Grammatical Structures (Writing) (Part 1) (C3.1)
  • U2L18 Grammatical Structures (Writing) (Part 2) (C3.1)
  • U2L19 Canadian Citizenship (Part 1) (D2.2)
  • U2L20 Canadian Citizenship (Part 2) (D2.2)
  • U2L21 Canadian Diversity (Part 1) (D2.3)
  • U2L22 Canadian Diversity (Part 2) (D2.3)
  • U2L23 Knowledge of Ontario Secondary School System (Part 1) (D3.1)
  • U2L24 Knowledge of Ontario Secondary School System (Part 2) (D3.1)
  • Finish and Hand in ESLCO Unit 2 Assignment
  • ESLCO Unit 2 Online Test
  • ESLCO – Unit 3 Overview
  • Accessibility to ESLCO Unit 3 Assignment
  • U3L1 Speaking for Academic Purposes (Part 1) (A2.3)
  • U3L2 Speaking for Academic Purposes (Part 2) (A2.3)
  • U3L3 Grammatical Structures (Speaking) (Part 1) (A3.1)
  • U3L4 Grammatical Structures (Speaking) (Part 2) (A3.1)
  • U3L5 Grammatical Structures (Reading) (Part 1) (B2.4)
  • U3L6 Grammatical Structures (Reading) (Part 2) (B2.4)
  • U3L7 Vocabulary Building Strategies (Part 1) (B3.1)
  • U3L8 Vocabulary Building Strategies (Part 2) (B3.1)
  • U3L9 Word Recognition Strategies (Part 1) (B3.2)
  • U3L10 Word Recognition Strategies (Part 2) (B3.2)
  • U3L11 Use of Resources (Part 1) (B3.3)
  • U3L12 Use of Resources (Part 2) (B3.3)
  • U3L13 Spelling Strategies (Part 1) (C3.2)
  • U3L14 Spelling Strategies (Part 2) (C3.2)
  • U3L15 Using Pre-writing Strategies (Part 1) (C4.1)
  • U3L16 Using Pre-writing Strategies (Part 2) (C4.1)
  • U3L17 Producing Drafts (Part 1) (C4.2)
  • U3L18 Producing Drafts (Part 2) (C4.2)
  • U3L19 Study Skills and Strategies (Part 1) (D3.2)
  • U3L20 Study Skills and Strategies (Part 2) (D3.2)
  • U3L21 Strategies for the Cooperative Classroom (Part 1) (D3.3)
  • U3L22 Strategies for the Cooperative Classroom (Part 2) (D3.3)
  • U3L23 Knowledge of School and Community Resources (Part 1) (D3.4)
  • U3L24 Knowledge of School and Community Resources (Part 2) (D3.4)
  • Finish and Hand in ESLCO Unit 3 Assignment
  • ESLCO – Unit 4 Overview
  • Accessibility to ESLCO Unit 4 Assignment
  • U4L1 Sound Patterns (Part 1) (A3.2)
  • U4L2 Sound Patterns (Part 2) (A3.2)
  • U4L3 Communication Strategies (Part 1) (A3.3)
  • U4L4 Communication Strategies (Part 2) (A3.3)
  • U4L5 Communication Strategies (Part 3) (A3.3)
  • U4L6 Locating Information (Part 1) (B4.1)
  • U4L7 Locating Information (Part 1) (B4.1)
  • U4L8 Extracting and Organizing Information (Part 1) (B4.2)
  • U4L9 Extracting and Organizing Information (Part 2) (B4.2)
  • U4L10 Critical Thinking (Part 1) (B4.3)
  • U4L11 Critical Thinking (Part 2) (B4.3)
  • U4L12 Revising and Editing (Part 1) (C4.3)
  • U4L13 Revising and Editing (Part 2) (C4.3)
  • U4L14 Revising and Editing (Part 3) (C4.3)
  • U4L15 Publishing (Part 1) (C4.4)
  • U4L16 Publishing (Part 2) (C4.4)
  • U4L17 Metacognition (Part 1) (C4.5)
  • U4L18 Metacognition (Part 2) (C4.5)
  • U4L19 Understanding Media Texts (Part 1) (D4.1)
  • U4L20 Understanding Media Texts (Part 1) (D4.1)
  • U4L21 Interpreting Media Texts (Part 1) (D4.2)
  • U4L22 Interpreting Media Texts (Part 2) (D4.2)
  • U4L23 Creating Media Texts (Part 1) (D4.3)
  • U4L24 Creating Media Texts (Part 2) (D4.3)
  • Finish and Hand in ESLCO Unit 4 Assignment
  • ESLCO Unit 4 Online Test
  • ESLCO Final Project
  • ESLCO Final Exam
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