ERIC Number: ED447307
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2000-Oct
JIP: His Story. Teaching Ideas from the OLRC Reading Group. Teacher to Teacher.
Kent State Univ., OH. Ohio Literacy Resource Center.
This two-page lesson plan for Adult Basic Education (ABE) and English as a Second Language (ESL) uses a children's book ("Jip: His Story,"' by Katherine Paterson) to provide an integrated learning experience for students. The lesson plan includes a synopsis of the story and general suggestions for using the story in a basic skills class. It also includes teaching suggestions for each chapter and an account of field testing the lesson plan, with a synopsis of teachers' suggested changes and student responses. (KC)
Descriptors: Adult Basic Education, Adult Literacy, Adult Students, Basic Skills, Childrens Literature, English (Second Language), Literacy Education, Reading Instruction, Skill Development, Teaching Methods
Ohio Literacy Resource Center, Research 1, 1100 Summit St., P.O. Box 5190, Kent State University, Kent, OH 44242-0001. Tel: 800-765-2897 (Toll Free); Tel: 330-672-2007; Fax: 330-672-4841; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Web site: http://literacy.kent.edu. For full text: http://literacy.kent.edu/Oasis/Pubs/0300-25.pdf.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Sponsor: Ohio State Dept. of Education, Columbus. Div. of Career-Technical and Adult Education.
Authoring Institution: Kent State Univ., OH. Ohio Literacy Resource Center.
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A