ERIC Number: ED374283
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993-Dec-31
Reference Count: N/A
Improving Listening Skills: Hazards Communication. Listening Skills: Portable Fire Extinguishers.
Atkinson, Rhonda; And Others
Developed as part of the ABCs of Construction National Workplace Literacy Project, these modules contain materials for improving listening skills that are designed to be used in conjunction with a commercial training video in a required 8-hour Occupational Safety and Health Administration safety course. The first module, which is designed to prepare students to view a video on hazard communication, contains the following: a viewing/study guide to help students identify words and ideas from the video, a word list, material on the concept of main ideas and ways in which they may be organized, fill-in-the-blank exercises on topics covered in the hazard communication video, and information/exercises dealing with drawing conclusions. Included in the second module, which contains materials designed to prepare students to view a video on portable fire extinguishers, are the following: a list of pertinent vocabulary, material on the concept of main ideas and ways in which they are organized, reading materials covering the main topics covered in the video, and a viewing/study guide to help students identify important words and ideas from the video. (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.