This competency-based teacher-directed course provides instruction in basic reading for two grade levels — Levels 7 and 8.
Emphasis is placed on:
- the components of reading (alphabetics, fluency, vocabulary, comprehension)
- listening and oral skills
- academic and pre-High School Equivalency Exam skills
- community and workplace skills
Adults are provided with the basic reading skills that integrate the College and Career Readiness Standards (CCRS) for Listening, Speaking, Reading, and Writing; the Model Program Standards for Adult Basic Education; and the Comprehensive Adult Student Assessment System (CASAS) Test competencies.
The ultimate goal of this course is to help adult students acquire the competencies needed to fulfill their roles as family members, community members, and workers.
|Tweedy Learning Center
5115 Southern Avenue
|Monday-Friday 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Monday-Thursday 6:15 pm - 9:00 pm