ERIC Number: ED374282
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993-Dec-31
Reference Count: N/A
Writing about Your Craft. Writing Frames for Construction Workers.
Atkinson, Rhonda; And Others
Developed as part of the ABCs of Construction National Workplace Literacy Project, these instructional modules are designed to help low-level readers develop paragraph composition skills. The first module is a list of 10 topics about which students are daily to write several paragraphs related to their craft. The second module consists of 10 frames. Each frame contains a paragraph consisting of open-ended sentences along with instructions for students to complete each of the sentences and recopy the completed paragraph into their notebooks. The paragraphs deal with the following work- and training-related topics: my job, work and school, classroom preparation, asking questions in class, classroom behavior, planning time at work and school, answering questions in class, active listening, listening to myself, and listening problems. (MN)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Vocational and Adult Education (ED), Washington, DC. National Workplace Literacy Program.
Authoring Institution: Greater Baton Rouge Chamber of Commerce, LA.; Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc., Baton Rouge, LA. Pelican Chapter.; East Baton Rouge Parish School Board, LA.