ERIC Number: ED367859
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991
Ideas That Work for ABE. Activities and Resources for Competency-Based Adult Basic Education.
Oregon State Dept. of Education, Salem. Office of Community Coll. Services.
This packet contains 43 learning activities for use with adult basic education (ABE) students. The activities are grouped under nine headings: consumer economics, community resources, health, occupational knowledge, government and law, computation, communication (writing); communication (social language--team building and icebreaking activities); and learning to learn. Activities have the following components: a topic and competency, materials needed, description of activities, level, group size, special notes, handouts and information sheets as needed, space required, outcomes and evaluation, and suggested resources and names and telephone numbers of the teachers who submitted them. Types of activities include simulations, problem solving, puzzles, and role playing. (KC)
Descriptors: Adult Basic Education, Classroom Techniques, Cognitive Style, Community Resources, Competency Based Education, Consumer Economics, Educational Resources, Health Activities, Interpersonal Competence, Law Related Education, Learning Activities, Lesson Plans, Mathematics Instruction, Occupational Information, Teaching Methods, Writing Instruction
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Department of Education, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Oregon State Dept. of Education, Salem. Office of Community Coll. Services.
Note: Prepared by the Oregon CBE Curriculum Committee.