This course helps students build core language skills in thinking, oral communication, reading, and writing. Students develop critical and creative thinking skills by analyzing various media, and they improve reading, research, and reference skills to better understand what they read. Students build speaking and listening skills through discussions and presentations. Students learn to use the steps of the writing process to write paragraphs, reports, letters, and essays, including descriptive, narrative, and expository pieces, with correct grammar, interesting vocabulary, and strong theme.
Upon completion of English 10, students are ready to enter either English 50 - Advanced level or English 66 – Provincial level.
Available in Castlegar, Grand Forks, Kaslo, Nakusp, Nelson, and Trail. To register, call the centre nearest you to meet with an ABE instructor.