TABE 11 and 12 CONSUMABLE STUDENT READING MANUAL for LEVEL D PDF Author: Coaching For Better Learning LLC
ISBN: 9781710112603
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Languages : en
Pages : 138

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This TABE 11 & 12 Student Reading Manual for Level D is designed to successfully prepare adult learners for the TABE 11 & 12 Level D Reading test and vocational training admission reading tests. In other words, this manual presents exercises that help adult education programs and workforce programs, and their learners meet the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) reading expectations. The reading exercises and answer keys of this manual cover TABE 11 & 12 Level D and CCR reading standards and content. For example, the reading comprehension exercises address 1) Key ideas and details, 2) Craft and structure and 3) The integration of knowledge and ideas.The TABE 11 & 12 Reading Student Manual for Level D is divided into 20 sections. They are 1. Lesson 1 Suggestions for Better Reading Comprehension2. Lesson 2 Vocabulary Acquisition and Reading Comprehension3. Lesson 3 Activating Background or Prior Knowledge4. Lesson 4 Making Inferences and Predictions5. Lesson 5 Reading for Main Ideas6. Lesson 6 Summarizing7. Lesson 7 Patterns for Organizing Text8. Lesson 8 Understanding Figurative Language9. Lesson 9 Denotation and Connotation of Words10. Lesson 10 Identifying Primary and Secondary Sources11. Lesson 11 Message and Theme12. Lesson 12 How to Evaluate an Argument13. Lesson 13 From Comprehending to Critiquing14. Lesson 14 Reading Long Passages15. Reading Skills Self-Evaluation16. Answer Keys for Practice Exercises17. Practice Tests 1 18. Practice Tests 219. Answer Keys20. Contact Information To be specific, this manual is designed for adult learners as an instructional guide for the development of reading comprehension strategies and skills. This book offers reading strategies to help adult learners become more active, strategic, and purposeful readers. The use of these strategies will also help learners understand and remember what they read.Reading is an active and thinking process. Therefore, this book encourages learners to actively engage with texts (technical, scientific, social studies, and literary) by predicting, making connections and inferences, asking and answering questions, and completing the comprehension activities, and from Comprehending to Critiquing.Reading StrategiesThere are a variety of research-based strategies presented in this manual: Identifying Primary and Secondary Sources, Message and Theme, How to Evaluate an Argument, Vocabulary Acquisition and Reading Comprehension, Activating background or prior knowledge, Making inferences and prediction, Using visual imagery, Using context clues to build vocabulary, Reading for main ideas, Patterns for Organizing Text, Understanding Figurative Language, Denotation and Connotation of Words, and Summarizing.In addition to the eight reading strategies, the reader is introduced to figurative language such as simile and metaphor. Understanding their use in reading is an aid to comprehending text. Understanding theme, or the author's message about human nature or life, is also discussed.Text structure, or organizational pattern--chronology, comparison and contrast, cause and effect, and problem-solution--is also presented in this manual. Knowledge of text structure can help learners understand and remember what they read. Examples of the various structures are provided in this book. Finally, all the reading strategies or techniques are presented with examples that include both pictures and text. These examples will help you to understand the strategy, show you how it works, and give you concrete experience and practice. As you read, study, and work through these examples, you will build the confidence to succeed. You will become a purposeful, strategic, critical reader.