ERIC Number: ED374286
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: N/A
Reading Charts & Tables. E & I. Pipefitter. Millwright.
Greater Baton Rouge Chamber of Commerce, LA.; Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc., Baton Rouge, LA. Pelican Chapter.; East Baton Rouge Parish School Board, LA.
Developed by the ABCs of Construction National Workplace Literacy Project, these curriculum materials for the areas of electrical and instrumentation (E&I), pipefitter, and millwright contain a lesson that deals with reading charts and tables. The lesson consists of these components: objective, instruction, 10 exercises for E&I, 5 for pipefitting, and 5 for millwright. Three types of problems are provided in each exercise: try it, apply it, and solve it. The charts to which the student is referred in the exercises are attached. The objective for the lesson is for the student to learn to use and apply information from charts. (YLB)
Descriptors: Adult Basic Education, Adult Literacy, Basic Skills, Behavioral Objectives, Building Trades, Charts, Competency Based Education, Electrical Occupations, Individualized Instruction, Instrumentation Technicians, Learning Activities, Lesson Plans, Literacy Education, Machine Tool Operators, Machine Tools, Mathematics Instruction, Mathematics Skills, Plumbing, Problem Solving, Reading Skills, Tables (Data), Technical Education, Trade and Industrial Education, Word Problems (Mathematics), Workplace Literacy
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Tests/Questionnaires
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.