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English Enrichment

These classes are offered for non-native speakers who have tested above our state-supported program or who wish to focus on one specific area of English. It is not necessary to take the placement test before enrolling in these classes. Please see the English as a Second Language section for free state-supported classes.

  • English enrichment

    FREE SESSION — AMERICAN IDIOMS 101 (**NEW**)

    This free class is ideal for students who want to develop their reading, listening, speaking and writing skills while becoming familiar with many useful English expressions.

    Duration: One Session
    Date range: January 18
    Day(s) of the week: Tuesday
    Hour: 9:30–10:30 a.m.
    Address: LIVE ONLINE via ZOOM

    Quarter: Winter 2022
    Prerequisite: For intermediate high to advanced English language learners
    Price: No Fee
    Instructor: Simone Wojtowicz, swojtowicz@pausd.org

  • Current Affairs

    FREE SESSION — CURRENT AFFAIRS/ADVANCED CONVERSATION (**NEW**)

    This free class is ideal for students who want to improve their English skills while discussing current affairs.

    Duration: One Session
    Date range: January 20
    Day(s) of the week: Thursday
    Hour: 9:30–10:30 a.m.
    Address: LIVE ONLINE via ZOOM

    Quarter: Winter 2022
    Prerequisite: For advanced English language learners
    Price: No Fee
    Instructor: Simone Wojtowicz, swojtowicz@pausd.org

  • English Enrichment

    AMERICAN IDIOMS 101

    Develop reading, listening, speaking and writing skills while becoming familiar with many useful English expressions.

    Duration: 6 wks
    Date range: January 25 to March 1
    Day(s) of the week: Tuesday
    Hour: 9:30–11:30 a.m.
    Address: LIVE ONLINE via ZOOM

    Quarter: Winter 2022
    Prerequisite: For intermediate high to advanced English language learners.
    Price: $96
    Instructor: Simone Wojtowicz, swojtowicz@pausd.org

  • Current Affairs

    CURRENT AFFAIRS/ADVANCED CONVERSATION (**NEW**)

    This class is ideal for students who want to improve their English skills while discussing current affairs.

    Duration: 9 wks
    Date range: January 27 to March 3
    Day(s) of the week: Thursday
    Hour: 9:30 a.m.–11:30 a.m.
    Address: LIVE ONLINE via ZOOM

    Quarter: Winter 2022
    Prerequisite: For advanced English language learners
    Price: $96
    Instructor: Simone Wojtowicz, swojtowicz@pausd.org

  • English Conversation

    ENGLISH CONVERSATION

    Practice your conversation skills and build confidence in speaking English.

    Date range: January 20 to February 24
    Day(s) of the week: Thursday
    Hour: 9:30–11:30 a.m.
    Address: Greendell Rm P3

    Quarter: Winter 2022
    Prerequisite: For high intermediate/advanced ESL students
    Price: $96
    Instructor: Sharon Eshel Gloster, seshelg@pausd.org

  • Teacher Helping Student

    ENGLISH GRAMMAR FOR THE ADVANCED ESL STUDENT

    English Grammar for the Advanced ESL Student is intended for students who have completed or tested out of the state-supported ESL classes, or for self-selected students who wish to enhance their English skills.

    Duration: 6 wks
    Date range: January 26 to March 2
    Day(s) of the week: Wednesday
    Hour: 9:30–11:30 a.m.
    Address: LIVE ONLINE via ZOOM

    Quarter: Winter 2022
    Prerequisite: For advanced English language learners
    Price: $96
    Instructor: Simone Wojtowicz, swojtowicz@pausd.org

  • ESL Book Club

    ESL BOOK CLUB

    Join the book club and have fun developing your English skills while learning about American values!

    Duration: 6 wks
    Date range: January 24 to March 7
    (No class: February 21.)
    Day(s) of the week: Monday
    Hour: 9:30–11:30 a.m.
    Address: LIVE ONLINE via ZOOM

    Quarter: Winter 2022
    Prerequisite: For advanced English language learners
    Price: $96
    Instructor: Simone Wojtowicz, swojtowicz@pausd.org

  • converation

    ESL CONVERSATION CLUB

    You will learn and practice conversation skills and pronunciation while talking about news, culture and daily living in a fun, interactive class.

    Duration: 6 wks
    Date range: January 7 to February 11
    Day(s) of the week: Friday
    Hour: 9:30–11:30 a.m.
    Address: Greendell Rm P7

    Quarter: Winter 2022
    Prerequisite: For intermediate and advanced English learners who want to practice and improve their speaking skills
    Price: $96
    Instructor: Sharon Mason, smason@pausd.org

  • English Enrichment

    FOCUS ON PRONUNCIATION AND LISTENING

    Speak English more clearly and confidently. Improve your listening comprehension and master the most important elements of English pronunciation!

    (No class: February 21.)
    Address: LIVE ONLINE via ZOOM

    Quarter: Winter 2022
    Prerequisite: High intermediate or advanced English skills (non-native speakers)
    Instructor: Sue Stevick, sstevick@pausd.org

    SECTION A

    Duration: 6 wks
    Date range: January 24 to March 7
    Day(s) of the week: Monday
    Hour: 6:30–8:30 p.m.
    Address: LIVE ONLINE via ZOOM
    Price: $96

    SECTION B

    Duration: 8 wks
    Date range: January 13 to March 3
    Day(s) of the week: Thursday
    Hour: 9:30–11:30 a.m.
    Address: LIVE ONLINE via ZOOM
    Price: $128
    No Longer Available