Course name: Ontario Secondary School Literacy Course Course code: (OLC4O)

Grade: 12
Credits:1.0
Type: Open
Language of Study: English
Prerequisites: Students who have been eligible to write the Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test (OSSLT) at least twice and who have been unsuccessful at least once are eligible to take the course.
Course description: Acquire and demonstrate the cross-curricular literacy skills that are evaluated by the Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test. Complete the course successfully and meet the provincial literacy requirement. Preview Course
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OLC4O Ontario Secondary School Literacy Course Grade 12 online course
Regular price
CA$500.00
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CA$500.00
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Interested in taking this course? Please note:
  • If you are a student already enrolled in an Ontario High School, please contact your school about taking courses with TVO ILC.
  • If your goal is to earn a high school diploma or if you are a homeschool student, an academic assessment of your application must be done before choosing courses, please visit Apply Now to start your application.
Grade: 12
Credits:1.0
Type: Open
Language of Study: English
Prerequisites: Students who have been eligible to write the Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test (OSSLT) at least twice and who have been unsuccessful at least once are eligible to take the course.
Course description: Acquire and demonstrate the cross-curricular literacy skills that are evaluated by the Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test. Complete the course successfully and meet the provincial literacy requirement. Preview Course

Course Overview

This course is designed to help you acquire and demonstrate the cross-curricular literacy skills that are evaluated by the Ontario Secondary School Literacy Test (OSSLT). If you complete the course successfully, you will meet the provincial literacy requirement for graduation. You will read a variety of informational, narrative, and graphic texts and you will produce a variety of forms of writing, including summaries, information paragraphs, opinion pieces, and news reports.

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This course is designed for independent study.
This course is designed for independent study. To review the lessons, please visit this page with a computer or tablet.
20 Lessons

1.1   When and how do we read?

1.2   What are reading comprehension strategies?

1.3   The Main Idea

1.4   Writing the first draft

1.5   Editing and revising the final draft

2.1   Inferring and summarizing

2.2   Exploring the news

2.3   Get your story right

2.4   Writing information paragraphs

2.5   Putting it all together

3.1   Applying for a job

3.2   Resumes and cover letters

3.3   Thank-you notes and vocab

3.4   Workplace communication

3.5   Race to the right job

4.1   Using reading strategies

4.2   Summaries and information paragraphs

4.3   News reports

4.4   Writing an opinion essay

4.5   Reflecting on my learning



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