ESLBO – English as a Second Language, Level 2

COURSE Description

Course Title: English as a Second Language, Level 2
Course Code: ESLBO
Grade: All
Course Type: Open
Credit Value: 1.0
Prerequisite: ESLAO, English as a Second Language, Level 1, Open or equivalent
Curriculum Policy Document: English as a Second Language and English Literacy Development, The Ontario Curriculum, Grades 9 to 12, 2007
Department: English as a Second Language
Course Developer: Kydan Educational Services
Development Date: 2016-2017


Course Description: This course extends students’ listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills in English for everyday and academic purposes. Students will participate in conversations in structured situations on a variety of familiar and new topics; read a variety of texts designed or adapted for English language learners; expand their knowledge of English grammatical structures and sentence patterns; and link English sentences to compose paragraphs. The course also supports students’ continuing adaptation to the Ontario school system by expanding their knowledge of diversity in their new province and country.