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ESL 070R - Reading 3


Description:
Reading 3 is an intermediate level course designed to develop reading skills and build vocabulary.

Credits: (4)

Learner Outcomes, Activities and Assessments

Learner Outcome

Activity (optional)

Assessment

  1. Apply readings skills to comprehend and respond to reading passages and novels.

(1) Apply reading skills to comprehend and respond to reading passages and novels.

Preview (scan) headers and graphics to determine the main idea of a reading

Activate prior knowledge of a reading topic

Generate active reading questions

Skim a text to predict the main idea

Annotate readings:

–identify main ideas and key details

–identify ideas / words requiring clarification

–respond

Respond to WH- and other questions

Write or deliver a brief summary: main ideas and key details

Offer opinions and reactions to reading passages

Identify basic patterns of organization (time order, compare/contrast)

Identify implied main ideas and make inferences about them

Midterm/final. Tasks include the demonstration of understanding the relationship between important ideas and supporting details, and other reading skills covered in class. (SLO 1, 2)

Vocabulary quizzes (SLO 2)

  1. Demonstrate level appropriate vocabulary knowledge to comprehend reading passages and novels.

(2) Demonstrate level appropriate vocabulary knowledge to comprehend reading passages and novels.

Use of context clues to guess meaning of unknown vocabulary

Use of knowledge of affixes to guess meaning of unknown vocabulary

Recognition and use of an appropriate number of high-frequency words

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 





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