About EIKEN Grade Pre-2. Grade Pre-2 is an important step towards the next grade as it combines the knowledge and application of basic skills acquired in Grades 5, 4, and 3. This level is aimed at second-year Japanese high school students.
To encourage critical reading, teachers should ask students questions about the text before, during, and after they read. This method is useful for most subjects, from reading to social studies, and is an excellent way to structure literature homework.