Junior English: Level One

Ages 3 to 4

On this Level One course, students will begin to explore the world of spoken and written English in a text and literacy rich environment. Starting with a core phonics program, the students will learn to write, decode and encode all of the individual letter sounds and begin to build words for themselves.

The children will learn classic nursery rhymes, songs, simple poems and will even have the chance to perform plays.

Students enrolled on this course will begin an elementary independent reading program.

Sample texts used on the course include:

• I Like Me by Nancy Carlson
• No, David by David Shannon
• On Market Street by Anita Lobel
• Lemons Are Not Red by Laura Vaccaro Seeger
• Llama Llama Red Pajama by Anne Dewdney
• Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus by Mo Willems
• My Dad by Anthony Browne
• Mr. Gumpy’s Outing by John Burningham

This course includes a lot of learning through play, puzzles, movement and fun.