2021-2022 Pierce College Catalog 
    Jun 14, 2024  
2021-2022 Pierce College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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ABE 040 ABE High Intermediate Basic Education - Reading 4 (1 to 5 credits)

Course Description
Designed for students to learn and/or review advanced vocabulary and reading comprehension in preparation for passing of the GED exam or college entry exam .

Student Outcomes
1. Reading
R4.1 Recognize unfamiliar and some specialized words and abbreviations using word analysis or inference.
R4.2 Demonstrate familiarity with everyday and some specialized content knowledge and vocabulary.
R4.3 Locate important information, read for detail and determine missing information using a wide range of strategies.
R4.4 Monitor and enhance comprehension using a wide range of strategies, such as posing and answering questions, trial and error, and adjusting reading pace.
R4.5 Actively apply prior knowledge to assist in understanding information in texts.

R4.6 Organize information using some strategies, such as recall, restatement, simple sequencing and simple categorization.
2. Goal Setting
G4.1 Monitor progress on educational goals as they relate to their roles as students, workers, citizens, and family members.

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