ERIC Number: ED262163
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1985
Trade Related Reading Packets for Disabled Readers.
Davis, Beverly; Woodruff, Nancy S.
Six trade-related reading packets for disabled readers are provided for these trades: assemblers, baking, building maintenance, data entry, interior landscaping, and warehousing. Each packet stresses from 9 to 14 skills. Those skills common to most packets include context clues, fact or opinion, details, following directions, main idea, vocabulary, and reading comprehension of representative diagrams, charts, signs, labels, directions, or other trade-related material. Each packet contains a vocabulary list, activities (word puzzles, fill in the blanks, matching, short answer, sequencing, multiple choice, true/false), and answer keys. (YLB)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Agricultural Education, Assembly (Manufacturing), Bakery Industry, Buildings, Content Area Reading, Data Processing, Landscaping, Maintenance, Occupational Home Economics, Office Occupations Education, Postsecondary Education, Reading Comprehension, Reading Difficulties, Reading Improvement, Secondary Education, Trade and Industrial Education, Vocabulary Development, Vocational Education, Warehouses
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: New Jersey State Dept. of Education, Trenton. Div. of Vocational Education and Career Preparation.
Authoring Institution: Gloucester County Vocational-Technical School, Sewell, NJ.