2021-2022 Pierce College Catalog 
    Jan 25, 2022  
2021-2022 Pierce College Catalog
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ABE 060 ABE High Adult Secondary Education - Reading 6 (1 to 5 credits)

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

Student Outcomes
1. Reading
R6.1 Recognize and interpret terms, signs, symbols, acronyms, and abbreviations.
R6.2 Demonstrate familiarity with extensive specialized content knowledge and vocabulary and with the organization of long, complex prose and complex documents.
R6.3 Locate both directly stated and implied important information, using a wide range of strategies to guide reading of long texts.
R6.4 Monitor and enhance comprehension using a wide range of strategies, such as brainstorming and question formulation techniques.
R6.5 Integrate prior knowledge with new information in texts to develop deep understanding of the information.
R6.6 Organize and analyze information and reflect upon its meaning using a wide range of strategies, such as applying relevant information to multiple scenarios, summarizing, and drawing “big picture” conclusions and generalizations from detailed reading.
2. Goal Setting
G6.1 Monitor progress on educational goals as they relate to their roles as students, workers, citizens, and family members.

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