ERIC Number: ED221711
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
A Guideline Curriculum for Adult Basic Education: English, Grades 0-8.
Vancouver Community Coll., British Columbia.
Designed for use in Adult Basic Education (ABE) programs, this curriculum guide contains a skills outline, activities, materials, a bibliography of selected materials, and 343 worksheets dealing with word attack, spelling, reading, and writing skills. The curricular model presented utilizes a minimum essentials approach that passes students through an individualized program of formally stated behavioral objectives. Arranged according to level of difficulty, the exercises require students to perform a variety of activities including matching, filling in blanks, constructing sentences, expanding sentences, telling stories, paraphrasing, summarizing stories, writing stories and essays, studying words in context, writing definitions, and interpreting stories. (MN)
Descriptors: Adult Basic Education, Behavioral Objectives, Curriculum Guides, Developmental Programs, English Instruction, Guidelines, Individualized Instruction, Instructional Materials, Learning Activities, Reading Comprehension, Reading Skills, Spelling, Worksheets, Writing Skills
Vancouver Community College, King Edward Campus, Cashier, 2750 Oak Street, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6H 3N2 ($15.00).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: British Columbia Dept. of Education, Victoria.
Authoring Institution: Vancouver Community Coll., British Columbia.