This is an English class for English language learners who have completed English 1 for ELL students or who have a comparable level of English language proficiency. The focus of this class is on the continuing development of the student’s listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills. Emphasis is on vocabulary and grammar development, reading strategies, literature interpretation, advanced research techniques, and writing expository, narrative, and persuasive essays. Students enrolled in this class should also be enrolled in ELL Resource. Students will receive core English credit for this class.