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ERIC Number: ED368978
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994
Pages: 57
Abstractor: N/A
Reading Lab.
Burt, Lorna
This guide is intended for use in conducting a reading lab for a broad group of workers ranging from nonreaders to persons reading at a fifth-grade level. Presented first is a course overview that includes the following: information on the course's targeted population, student selection process, and demographics; strategies for adult remediation; diagnostic and instructional materials used; methods used; results of the lab's past use; and comments made by students after completing the course. The remainder of the guide consists of 2 word games and 30 exercises on the following topics: pronunciation rules (pronunciation and spelling, vowel sounds, spelling rules, vowel combination, and dictation); homonyms; complete sentences; basic spelling rules (doubling consonants and words ending in "y"); verbs (regular verbs, subject and verb agreement, plural forms of nouns, irregular verbs, verb tenses, and expressions of time); paragraphs and paragraph writing; and pronouns. (MN)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: Office of Vocational and Adult Education (ED), Washington, DC. National Workplace Literacy Program.
Authoring Institution: Mercer County Community Coll., Trenton, NJ.
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A
Note: For related documents, see ED 351 578-599 and CE 066 398-418.