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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.
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.
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.
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.
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 reading worksheet, 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.
In this problem solving worksheet, 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.
In this reading comprehension worksheet, students read a selection titled "More Primary Students Miss School" from BBC News. Students respond to 23 short answer, matching, and true/false questions regarding vocabulary skills and the selection.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Students explore number sense by creating a math presentation in class. In this parts of a whole lesson, students define and discuss the relationship between fractions, decimals and percentages before completing a problem worksheet in class. Students create a tri-fold poster presentation about the topic which they share with the class.
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.
In this reading comprehension worksheet, learners 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.
In this reading comprehension worksheet, students read the article, "Teachers call for ban on homework" and answer true and false, short essay, complete sentences, and vocabulary word match questions. Students answer 25 questions.
In this recognizing correct usage of homophones and confusable words activity, 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.
Students 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.