Session 1: Punctuation: commas and apostrophes. Grammar: Simple, progressive tense.
Session 2: Comprehension: 4 step approach. Vocabulary: Word meanings in comprehension.
Session 1: Punctuation: Parentheses, colons and semicolons. Grammar: Perfect tense, subject and verb agreement.
Session 2: Comprehension: Inference questions. Spelling: Roots, prefixes and suffixes.
Session 1: Punctuation: Speech - direct and indirect, simple and complex lists. Grammar: Active and passive sentences, phrases and clauses.
Session 2: Spelling: Anglo Saxon, French and Latin root words, irregular plurals. Vocabulary: Practice tests and look up new words.
Session 1: Comprehension: Group practice and mark. Spelling: Ie/ei, common spelling checks.
Session 2: Grammar: Missing words from sentences, group practice test and mark. Punctuation: Group practice test and mark.
Session 1: Practice comprehension test and mark all together. Practice grammar test and mark all together
Session 2: Practice spelling test and mark all together. Practice vocabulary test and mark all together.
An end of course report is sent on completion detailing the student’s achievements and areas for further work.