ERIC Number: ED374305
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: N/A
Finding the Main Idea. 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 finding the main idea. Each lesson consists of an objective, instruction, and exercises. Lesson 1 contains seven exercises, and Lesson 2 has three. The objectives for the two lessons are for the student to be able to find main ideas in paragraphs and for the student to be able to recognize sequence and comparison-contrast paragraph and passage structure. (YLB)
Descriptors: Adult Basic Education, Adult Literacy, Basic Skills, Behavioral Objectives, Building Trades, Competency Based Education, Content Area Reading, Individualized Instruction, Learning Activities, Lesson Plans, Literacy Education, Plumbing, Reading Comprehension, Reading Skills, Trade and Industrial Education, 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.