Languages

Advanced ESL: Reading and Discussion

Tuition: $10.00 Dover Residents: $10.00

Start Date: Monday, September 23, 2019
End Date: Monday, December 16, 2019

Time: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

From week to week, we’ll read a variety of challenging fiction and non-fiction texts with a focus on reading comprehension and expanding academic and professional vocabulary. There will also be plenty of opportunity for discussions concerning reading-related topics or about current events and cultural issues so you can practice your speaking and listening skills. Pronunciation and grammar/usage problems will be addressed as they surface during class.

Mondays @ McConnell Center Rm 209

Taught by:

Bill Badgley

Address:
McConnell Center
61 Locust St, Floor 2
Dover, NH
03820 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 12

Advanced ESL: World History-Readings and Scripts

Tuition: $10.00 Dover Residents: $10.00

Start Date: Tuesday, September 24, 2019
End Date: Tuesday, October 29, 2019

Time: 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

You’ve studied history in your own language. Now try it in English! New subjects for this year will include people and events from Julius Caesar to World War II. We’ll first read background material in traditional textbook format. Then we’ll read play scripts to bring the events alive. Work on pronunciation, fluency, vocabulary, comprehension, and discussion skills.

Tuesdays, McConnell Center Rm 209

Taught by:

Bill Badgley

Address:
McConnell Center
61 Locust St, Floor 2
Dover, NH
03820 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 12

Advanced ESL: Vocabulary for Academic Preparation

Tuition: $10.00 Dover Residents: $10.00

Start Date: Tuesday, November 5, 2019
End Date: Tuesday, December 17, 2019

Time: 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Work on US high school level vocabulary appropriate for academic, work, or everyday situations by reading short non-fiction selections on various topics from science and social studies (history, government, etc).

Tuesdays, McConnell Center Rm 209

Taught by:

Bill Badgley

Address:
McConnell Center
61 Locust St, Floor 2
Dover, NH
03820 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 12

Advanced ESL: Conversation and Discussions

Tuition: $10.00 Dover Residents: $10.00

Start Date: Monday, February 3, 2020
End Date: Monday, March 30, 2020

Time: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

We will discuss a wide range of topics relating to culture, customs, current events, and the world of work. In addition to general conversational skills, we will touch on pronunciation, grammar, and vocabulary as needed. Come and share your thoughts and experiences as we practice listening and speaking in English

Mondays, McConnell Center Room 209

Taught by:

Ginny Stuart

Address:
McConnell Center
61 Locust St, Floor 2
Dover, NH
03820 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: 12