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Parents demand more male childcare workers
In this reading learning exercise, students read the article titled Parents demand more male childcare workers and complete language activities on it. Students complete fact and opinion activities, short answer activities, and editing activities.
Garden Variety Geometry
A home improvement plan can help adult learners preparation for the GED exam. They review vocabulary, prepare diagrams, complete a worksheet, calculate perimeters and analyze how to approach a story problem. They identify many geometry concepts used in solving GED problems.
Using Online Chats to Network
Teaching adult learners is a bit different thean teaching children. Adult ed participants list three ways adult education practitioners use online chats to maintain a communication network. They access an online chat sesson and contribute to a live chat session.
Talkcity Chat for Adult Education Practitioners
It's important for every computer user to get educated on netiquette and the finer points of chat participation. Adult learners practice using a browser to enter a chat room, postng questions and comments to a facilitator.
A Long Way from Chicago & A Year Down Yonder
Students, who are adult learners, read books by Richard Peck and complete a variety of activities aimed at increasing their reading comprehension. They participate in read aloud and student independent reading, complete KWL charts and other graphic organizers, and discuss the subject matter in different grouping combinations.
Fractions, Decimals, and Percents Got You Down? "Tri" This!
Have your class design their own mathematical study aids. Learners collaborate in groups on the design of tri-fold presentation describing the relationships between mathematical computations. Then, they write a business letter to the State Department of Education to explain why their presentation should be used to distribute information on this topic.
Use the New Internet Library for Adult Learners
Adult learners, examine the Internet to answer life skills, use an online dictionary, evaluate web sites and fill in online forms. They will also write about web sites in this series of activities.
In this problem solving instructional activity, students round, multiply, sequence decimals, order fractions, find percentages, convert measurements, find perimeter, area, and volume; write number words, interpret a chart, and solve word problems. Students solve 24 problems.
Where, Were, We're, and Wear Activities 1.1
In this recognizing correct usage of homophones and confusable words worksheet, students use context clues to fill in the blanks in sentences with the words where, were, we're,and wear. Students cut and paste 16 answers.
What is Nuclear Power and How Safe is it?
Students evaluate electrical power generation with a focus on nuclear power generation. They examine basic vocabulary words and study the history of nuclear power plants. They evaluate radiation and how much exposure the average person has to it.
Swearing Helps to Reduce Pain
Who would have thought? With its semi-taboo topic (swearing), your class is sure to stay engaged! A short reading details the fictitious study, and a set of comprehension questions follow. Not only is comprehension and main idea identification highlighted, but readers are encouraged to focus on a collection of challenging words like endure, refrained, and persists. A great look at an informational text.
Eastside Literacy Reading Lesson - Fact or Opinion
Analyze critical thinking skills that involve the ability to distinguish between fact and opinion through self-reflection. Higher education students will collect a newspaper article, advertisement, magazine article, tabloid article, editorial, and a letter to the editor for evaluation of fact or opinion. They will then discuss the differences with their peers. Suggested questions are included.
Nutrition an Food: Taking Control of What You Eat
Learners examine what they eat and how they can improve their health by changing what they eat. They research nutrition and different foods. They also examine new vocabulary words.
Working in Social Care
In this social care worksheet, students read the articles on working in social care and complete activities where they answer short answer questions, determine whether sentences are complete or incomplete, determine fact and opinion sentences, and more. Students complete 38 questions.
Stop Using "Dearie," Nurses Told
In this reading comprehension and spelling worksheet, students read an article called "Stop Using 'Dearie,' Nurses Told." Students identify spelling errors in the article and answer questions about the meaning of words and phrases used and the main idea of the article.
Organic Has No Health Benefits
In this reading comprehension worksheet, students read an article adapted from BBC News and answer comprehensive questions, interpret vocabulary meanings and phrases from context clues, and write their point of views. Students write 24 answers.
Operation and Symbol Sense
Young scholars write what each of the 4 basic operations mean, provide examples, and solve problems. In this operations lesson plan, students also fill out charts and identify patterns.
Garden Variety Geometry
Learners prepare to take the GED by reviewing basic math concepts. In this geometry lesson, students review vocabularies such as formula, perimeter, circumference and other important geometric terms. They convert between the English and metric system.
Internet Banking and Shopping
In this economics worksheet, students complete an internet banking and shopping activity. For example, students check their final balance of a given balance sheet and set up a monthly Council Tax payment.
Primary Education "too narrow"
In this primary education worksheet, students read an article about primary education being too narrow as they focus on math and English and complete short answer questions, dictionary work, and main point activities. Students answer 5 questions.