Once per week
learners per class
How does an “Ongoing” course work?
Meets on a weekly schedule, join any week, no need to catch up on previous material
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Automatic payment every Sunday, cancel any time
Great for clubs and for practicing skills
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This ongoing class will cover the key areas which children need to know and understand in order to improve their comprehension of texts. The emphasis will be on discussion, questioning and searching for meaning. Each week we will study a different fiction or non-fiction text extract, with a focus on one or more of the following skills: Making connections between the text and the students' existing knowledge, in order to gain a greater understanding of the content. Retrieving...
This class is taught in English.
Students will improve their ability to make personal connections with a text, retrieve information, explain their answers, summarize, make predictions and infer meaning. Students will increase their vocabulary knowledge.
I am an English Specialist with 38 years' teaching experience.
Work not completed in class will be given as homework.
All reading material will be uploaded to the classroom by the teacher, prior to each class.
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
Ongoing informal assessment.
55 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 0 - 1 hours per week outside of class.
Sue Steer BEd
Reading, Writing and English Grammar Specialist
🇬🇧Lives in the United Kingdom
316 total reviews
318 completed classes
Hello! My name is Sue Steer and I am a part-time primary school teacher in the UK. I am just as passionate about educating children now as I was 38 years ago when I started out on my teaching journey. By educating, I mean inspiring, supporting and...