ACADEMIC SUCCESS PROGRAM
ENGLISH GRAMMAR AND USAGE
Classes are Skills-based and are intended to help students re-learn material that may have been covered during the last school year. Skills covered will also prepare students for the material included on the SAT and ACT.
Topics include Parts of speech, subject/verb agreement, transition words, punctuation, clauses and phrases.
- Class Session 1: Choosing words based on clarity; subject/verbs; clauses and phrases and prepositions.
- Class Session 2: Punctuation, capitalization, spelling and hyphenation
- Class Session 3: Using dictionaries, glossaries, thesauruses; identifying word patterns that indicate context and meaning
- Class Session 4: Writing and reviewing your own writing; proof-reading; review of grammar and usage