ERIC Number: ED097696
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1967
Reference Count: 0
Language and Study Skills Manual; Language and Study Skills Handbook; and Test Book for Language and Study Skills with Supplement No. 1.
Manpower Administration (DOL), Washington, DC. Job Corps.
This set of materials contains three manuals and a supplement of programs for instructors and trainees. Part 1 of the Language and Study Skills Manual contains a list of the materials to be covered in the six language skill areas (basic language skills, vocabulary skills, predictionary skills, grammar and usage, letter-writing, and reference and study skills), entry criterion for the program, and descriptions of the training situation and the corpsman advisory point system. Part 2 suggests instructional procedures which include the criteria for selecting the trainee for the language and study skills program, and information on how to place a trainee in a language skill area; and contains the trainee-supervised learning material. Part 3 discusses the instructor's area assignment guides in the six language skill areas. The Language Study Skills Handbook presents the rules for and examples of the skills covered in the Language and Study Skills Program. A reference book for instructors and trainees, it contains the reading selections for the tutorial program described in the Language and Study Skills Manual, Section H. The Test Book for Language and Study Skills contains copies of record sheets for the language skills areas and copies of tests and answer keys. (SW)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Manpower Administration (DOL), Washington, DC. Job Corps.