ESL and Citizenship
ESL SUMMER 2020
Testing for ESL online summer classes is now FULL. Please check this page in August for information on testing for Fall 2020 ESL classes. Advanced ESL students may be interested in registering for a summer English enrichment class:
English Enrichment Class (Advanced Students Only)
This class is designed for advanced ESL students or students who score above advanced on our ESL placement test. Students may not register after the first week of class. This is an online class and meetings will be held via Zoom. Students will need to download and install the Zoom application on a computer, tablet, mobile phone, or other device with an Internet connection and microphone/webcam. Register for the class here on or after May 15.
Speak Up, Speak Out
Practice your conversation skills and build confidence in speaking in English. This course will give you lots to talk about including current events/news as well as everyday topics such as healthcare, school, job search, etc. Vocabulary, grammar, and pronunciation tips will help you improve your fluency. Also, you will be asked to give a 5-minute presentation including leading Q&A with the class about your chosen topic. There will be lots of opportunities to break out into pairs/smaller groups on Zoom. Instructor: Sharon Gloster.
6/16-7/16 (5 weeks) $84
If you are interested in online U.S. Citizenship Preparation class this summer, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. This is an online class and meetings are held via Zoom. Students will need to download and install the Zoom application on a computer, tablet, mobile phone, or other device with an Internet connection and microphone/webcam. These classes are free.
Citizenship Preparation Summer 2020 (Intermediate-level ESL or above)
Study important information about American history, government, culture, and geography. Practice answering questions for the citizenship interview. Instructor: Sandy Cutshall. Class will meet via Zoom every other week in the evening (Monday) or afternoon (Thursday). Students can attend either three or six class meetings, according to their own schedules.
Mondays 6/15, 6/29, 7/13 6:00-7:30PM
Thursdays 6/25, 7/9, 7/23 1:00-2:30PM
ESL FALL 2020 – Information to come
Please check back in August for information about ESL and Citizenship classes in Fall 2020.
- Adult Learning Activities
- Adult/Family Education Links for English Learners
- Audio Concentration Games
- Beginning Vocabulary Practice (Learning Chocolate)
- ESL Grammar Quizzes
- ESL Lounge
- ESL/EFL Resources
- Eva Easton's Authentic American Pronunciation
- Fernanda Carrera's ESL Computer Lab
- GFC Learnfree
- Learn American English Online
- Randall's Cyber Listening Lab
- Room 200 ESL Blog
- Self Study Grammar Quiz
- Self-study Grammar Quizzes
- Spelling City
- U of Victoria English Language Centre