Item Image
Title Teaching adults : a literacy resource book / developmental editor: Terrie Lipke.
Publication Syracuse, New York : New Readers Press, ProLiteracy's Publishing Division, [2013]
Copyright date ©2013
Edition [Rev. edition].
Description 188 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Call # 374.0124 T
Note Edition statement from publisher's Web site, viewed March 7, 2013.
"Copyright ©2013, 2003, 1994 New Readers Press"--Title page verso.
"Item #2343"--Page 4 of cover.
Contents Adult literacy -- Adults as learners -- The starting point -- Choosing materials -- Using language experience -- Developing fluent reading -- Recognizing words: alphabetics, phonics, and word parts -- Building vocabulary -- Developing reading comprehension -- Writing for meaning -- Improved spelling -- Pulling it all together: lesson planning -- Evaluating progress.
Summary "This go-to guide for adult literacy tutors and teachers offers essential background on characteristics of adult learners and advice on how to meet the diverse needs of the learners"--Page 4 of cover.
Subject Functional literacy -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Functional literacy -- Study and teaching -- Activity programs.
Reading (Adult education)
English language -- Composition and exercises.
Addl. Author Lipke, Terrie.
Alt Title Literacy resource book
ISBN 9781564203434 (paperback) :
1564203433 (paperback)

Location CALL # Status Message
 Bedford Literacy  374.0124 T    LIB USE ONLY  
 Central 3rd Fl - Literacy  374.0124 T    LIB USE ONLY  
 Central 3rd Fl - Literacy  374.0124 T    LIB USE ONLY  
 Flatbush Literacy  374.0124 T    LIB USE ONLY  
 New Lots Literacy  374.0124 T    LIB USE ONLY