This class enables students who have struggled with reading, spelling and writing to achieve success! It is based on a tactile or hands on approach to phonics called Orton Gillingham. Over ninety two percent of students who struggle in these areas have been successful when these teaching techniques are used by the instructor. The student will be evaluated in reading and spelling at the beginning and at the conclusion of this class. Most students will expect to gain two six years in grade equivalent scores in reading and spelling upon completing this course of instruction. This class will give 1 high school credit in English.