For over 20 years, MEK has worked hard to create programs and develop curriculum that speak to the needs of every child we serve. And we believe that the key to succeeding in rigorous high school courses is early preparation.
Our MLC Advanced English program provides challenging lessons that will give MEK students the skills to excel in the classroom and beyond.
How can our MLC Advanced English program set your child up for their academic future?
Read on to find out!
What is MLC Advanced English?
MEK Review’s Advanced English is a course for 8th grade students looking to prepare for challenging high school honors courses. Throughout the course, expert instructors help students learn valuable essay writing skills, hone their ability to interpret a variety of texts, and become comfortable with writing different types of essays.
What’s the criteria for taking the course?
In order to register for MLC Advanced English, students in grade 8 must have previously completed our BCA Prep program and shown evidence of good study habits and a strong work ethic.
What does a typical class look like?
Students meet in small groups with their instructor via a live, virtual class once a week for 9 weeks. Each session is 90 minutes in length.
What will my child learn during this class?
MLC Advanced English is all about preparing your child to excel in their tough, high school honors English and Humanities courses through strengthening their essay writing and honing their ability to analyze and interpret a variety of texts.
Our expert instructors introduce students to narrative, persuasive, comparative literary analysis, rhetorical analysis, and research essay writing and give students the strategies to master writing each of those essay types. Students will also learn essential grammar and writing skills, such as how to support claims with textual evidence and how to use MLA format.
What are the benefits of MLC English?
MLC Advanced English is more than just a course aimed at preparing 8th graders for high school. The reading and writing skills students learn throughout the program will help them become independent, critical thinkers, who have the confidence to tackle any problem with a creative solution.
Through MLC Advanced English, your child will become comfortable expressing themselves through writing, using elevated vocabulary, and citing researched sources in their essays. These skills are the essential building blocks of classroom success, both in high school and college, and the foundation for writing impressive college admissions essays.
Interested in enrolling your child in our MLC Advanced English Program? Contact us today for a consultation and to schedule a student evaluation!
MEK Review is the top learning center in North Jersey, dedicated to helping students of all ages begin an incredible success story. With our guidance, students have gained acceptances into the best schools in the country, earned top test scores, prepared for difficult admission tests, and transformed into their best selves in the classroom.
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