VR English 1
English 1 is an innovative and interactive course that will offer you fully immersive learning, using virtual reality.
English 1 provides instruction in the Language Arts strands of the reading process, literary analysis, writing process, writing applications, communication, and information and media literacy.
It offers instruction in reading and vocabulary strategies necessary for comprehension of printed materials; research; the writing of effective paragraphs and multi-paragraph papers, with emphasis upon all stages of the writing process is timed and untimed assessments (prewriting, drafting, revising, editing, publishing); speech instruction including formal and informal presentations; evaluation of mass media; the analysis of genres and the study of language in conjunction with writing, concentrating on conventions of grammar, usage, and mechanics.
VR English 1 students will have access to a custom Remio VR social space, exclusively for GXRA students, where they can interact with other HS learners in VR. This Remio space includes VR games, activities, and social areas, as well as opportunities to receive curricular support and troubleshoot with peers.
Credit Value: 1.0 High School Credit
Start Date: January 16th , 2023 - May 5th, 2023
First Session in VR: January 24th, 2023
Duration: 15 Weeks of VR Sessions
Times: Tuesday and Thursdays 10 AM ET – 10:45 AM ET (45 Minutes)