ERIC Number: ED374304
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: N/A
Meaning from Context. Pipefitter.
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 pipefitter contain two lessons that deal with getting meaning from context. Each lesson consists of an objective, instruction, and exercises. Lesson 1 contains 11 exercises, and lesson 2 has 12. The objective of lesson 1 is for the student to be able to define unknown words by examining the familiar words that surround them; lesson 2's objective is to define words using clues in the sentence provided by the author. (YLB)
Descriptors: Adult Basic Education, Adult Literacy, Basic Skills, Behavioral Objectives, Building Trades, Competency Based Education, Content Area Reading, Context Clues, Individualized Instruction, Learning Activities, Lesson Plans, Literacy Education, Plumbing, Reading Comprehension, Reading Skills, Trade and Industrial 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.