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Course Description

This course is designed for students with disabilities. The purpose of this course is to improve the student's ability to participate in the community, by increasing independence through acquisition of survival vocabulary, and practice in functional reading. Students will read stories written or revised for adults with limited reading skills. NOTE: Students are required to register with the DRC Counselor for this course.

Learning Outcomes

  • Students will demonstrate improved reading ability by increasing the number of paragraphs read aloud in class.
  • Students will participate in class discussions by correctly answering comprehension questions.
  • Students will correctly answer completion questions by using vocabulary words used in class.
  • Students will complete a new paragraph with a new ending to a story.

Last modified: November 25, 2014
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