Years 2 English Tutoring
In ALL courses students receive WEEKLY HOMEWORK that is marked in detail and returned promptly to enable them to understand their strengths as well as areas in need of improvement. This is a vital aspect of their progress.
It is important for students to expand their personal vocabulary in order to enrich the range of their expression both written and oral, therefore vocabulary extension and testing continues throughout the year in all classes.
Sunday 12:00 – 1:00PM
1 hour tutorial
Students learn to develop their abilities to understand and write in a wide range of styles thereby developing their understanding of and writing skills in areas genres as:
- Creative writing particularly narratives
- Imaginative recreations
- Persuasive writing
- News articles
- Formal responses both short and long in relation to texts studie
- Gain a high level of confidence and proficiency in writing across a range of genres, including creative, persuasive, and analytical responses.
- Recognize the distinctive characteristics of a variety of text types.
- Understand the different purposes of various text types
- Increase vocabulary and proficiency with English grammar and punctuation.
- Through our carefully selected teaching materials, they will enjoy a richer and exciting reading experience.
- Prepare for NAPLAN in Year 3
What our lessons look like
Learning Goals for the Year 2 English Class
Develop the confidence to learn independently
Acquire a complete understanding of the fundamentals of the English Language
Gain skill and proficiency in reading and writing skills
Receive personal attention in class
Become active and excited about learning through our unique teaching approach
Prepare for NAPLAN in Year 3
A wide variety of literary and non-literary material is taught, which improves all English skill areas for Year 2 students.
Students in all classes are given weekly homework, which is marked in detail. This helps the students see their strengths as well as areas for development, enabling them to progress steadily along their path to mastering English.
Weekly homework gives thorough feedback to students while allowing teachers to develop a full profile of their learning progress which is also reflected in the yearly reports for year 2 students.
There is continuous interaction between teachers and students through questions and answers as well as volunteered replies from students.
The desktop Zoom application is all that is required.
Yes, please ask our staff about taking a trial lesson.
Yes, our writing class at Masterclass exposes students to a broad variety of textual genres, both literary and non-literary, as well as multimedia forms. Narratives from numerous viewpoints, essays, creative recreations, discursive, argumentative, persuasive, polyvocal texts, textual hybridity, and experimental fiction are examples of text genres.
Yes, our main courses cover preparation in all areas of English competence, giving students confidence and competency while taking any of these exams.
Many of our students have excelled in all three exams, earning places at the top schools.