Welcome to EL at Potowmack Elementary!
The goal of the EL program is to assist students in developing competence in all areas of English language acquisition-----Listening:
Learning to understand English spoken in a wide range of social and academic context.Speaking: Learning to speak English, with increasing accuracy and fluency, in order to convey meaning appropriate to a wide range of social and academic contexts.Reading:
Learning to read in English with increasing comprehension for a variety of purposes.Writing:
Learning to produce written English with increasing fluency and accuracy to convey meaning appropriately in a range of social and academic contexts.Culture: Learning concepts that result in knowledge and awareness of the history and culture of classmates, Virginia, and the Unites States.