ERIC Number: ED374306
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: N/A
Reading Charts and Graphs. 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 pipefitting contain a lesson that deals with reading charts and graphs. The lesson consists of an objective, instruction, and seven exercises. Three types of problems are provided in each exercise: "try it,""apply it," and "go with it." The objective for the lesson is for the student to learn to locate and apply information from a table. (YLB)
Descriptors: Adult Basic Education, Adult Literacy, Basic Skills, Behavioral Objectives, Building Trades, Charts, Competency Based Education, Graphs, Individualized Instruction, Learning Activities, Lesson Plans, Literacy Education, Mathematics Instruction, Mathematics Skills, Plumbing, Problem Solving, 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.