Step Up Academy’s English Teachers understand the importance of building Reading, Writing and Oral Communication skills as every piece of work we do builds a specific skill. Each reading and writing activity we complete with our students connects to the Ontario Curriculum with carefully crafted rubrics and assessment tools to check for understanding. With regular assessments, our teachers, students and families always know how students are improving and what their next steps are.
Each grade develops specific skills, especially when referring to the Ontario Curriculum expectations. Listed below are the various Reading, Writing, Oral Communication and Media Literacy Skills we develop at Step Up Academy throughout Grades 1 to 12: