Reading English: Prose


Strengthen your basic reading and comprehension, as well as develop analytical and inference skills. Learn how to use detailed annotations and decipher complex language.

Created By

Jazmin H

Beginner
Exercise

10 HOURS

10 LESSONS

Reading English: Prose

academic-development

Course Overview



Students will learn the basics of reading comprehension. They will be given extracts from various unseen fiction and learn how to write analytically in response to the text. During the course, students will strengthen their basic reading and comprehension skills, as well as develop analytical skills through learning how to draw inferences from a text. They will learn the skill of detailed annotation, as well as how to interpret complex, abstract language. Students will also practise oracy and develop their vocabulary. They will be given questions, depending on their ability/level to test their understanding of the text and ability to communicate the key ideas presented.

Course Content



10 LESSONS

10 HOURS Total Length

Lesson 1

Introduction and 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'

60 minutes

Lesson 2

'Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine'

60 minutes

Lesson 3

'Ruby Lee and Me'

60 minutes

Lesson 4

'Oliver Twist'

60 minutes

Lesson 5

'Rebecca'

60 minutes

Lesson 6

'The Light Between Oceans'

60 minutes

Lesson 7

'Obed Ramotswe'

60 minutes

Lesson 8

'Dracula'

60 minutes

Lesson 9

'The Fire'

60 minutes

Lesson 10

'The Shining'

60 minutes

Key Skills


Interpretation

Comprehension

Annotation

Analytical Writing

Educator


Jazmin H

English Educator

Jazmin has a degree in English literature, a PGCE and a master's in educational leadership. She is a full-time Educator with an extraordinary passion for English and education.