ERIC Number: ED204807
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Functional Basic Skills: English 11. Instructional Mini-Packet, Reading Standards.
Meehan, Anna, Comp.
Produced in response to a school board's directive to develop a plan for implementing a standardized curriculum in the basic subjects on a district-wide basis, this instructional packet is intended for use by teachers of a course in functional basic English skills for eleventh grade students. The packet contains preparatory sheets, activity sheets, evaluation sheets, and answer keys for teaching various basic reading skills. Among the skills covered are (1) vocabulary development, (2) word recognition, (3) study skills, (4) locating main ideas, (5) inferring details, (6) determining cause and effect relationships, (7) determining logical generalizations in a reading passage, (8) distinguishing between fact and fiction, (9) identifying conclusions based on insufficient evidence, (10) following oral and written directions, (11) locating and using reference materials, and (12) using dictionaries, indexes, maps, and transportation schedules. (FL)
Descriptors: Basic Skills, Content Area Reading, Educational Resources, English Instruction, Functional Reading, Grade 11, High Schools, Minimum Competencies, Reading Comprehension, Reading Instruction, Reading Skills, Study Skills, Teaching Guides, Vocabulary Development
Palm Beach County School District, 3323 Belvedere Rd., West Palm Beach, FL 33402 ($50.00 per kit, includes Functional Basic Skills Instructional Resource Guide and the accompanying Instructional Mini-Packets: Reading and Writing Standards; Resource Guide and Mini-Packets not sold separately).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Palm Beach County Board of Public Instruction, West Palm Beach, FL.
Note: For related documents see CS 206 519-526.