2021-2022 Pierce College Catalog 
    Dec 05, 2021  
2021-2022 Pierce College Catalog
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ABE 030 ABE Low Intermediate Basic Education - Reading 3 (1 to 5 credits)

Course Description
Designed for students to learn vocabulary, comprehension, and the development of reading skills for personal pleasure and for workforce literacy.

Student Outcomes
1. Reading
R3.1 Decode and recognize most everyday and some unfamiliar and specialized words and abbreviations in short to medium-length text by drawing on content knowledge and oral vocabulary, breaking words into parts, applying pronunciation rules, and adjusting reading pace.
R3.2 Demonstrate familiarity with common, high-interest content knowledge and related vocabulary.
R3.3 Locate important information in short to medium-length text using some simple strategies.
R3.4 Monitor and enhance comprehension by using a range of simple strategies, such as posing and answering questions, recalling, restating, rephrasing, explaining the content of the text or using simple examples.
R3.5 Actively apply prior knowledge to assist in understanding information in texts.
2. Goal Setting
G3.1 Monitor progress on educational goals as they relate to their roles as students, workers, citizens, and family members.

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