ERIC Number: ED374295
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: N/A
Meaning from Context. 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 occupational area of millwright contain three lessons that deal with getting meaning from context. Each lesson consists of an objective, instruction, and exercises. Lesson 1 contains seven exercises, Lesson 2 has four, and Lesson 3 has eight. The objectives for the lessons are for the student to be able to define words using clues in the sentence provided by the author, to define unknown words through examples given in the sentence, and to define unknown terms by examining the familiar words that surround the terms. (YLB)
Descriptors: Adult Basic Education, Adult Literacy, Basic Skills, Behavioral Objectives, Competency Based Education, Content Area Reading, Context Clues, Individualized Instruction, Learning Activities, Lesson Plans, Literacy Education, Machine Tool Operators, Machine Tools, Reading Comprehension, Reading Skills, Technical Education, Vocabulary Development, Vocabulary Skills, 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.