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Preparation for the TASC Test

Pages 1 -207 Pages 208 – 346 Pages 347 – 418

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Language Level D Workbooks

Capitalization, Punctuation, and Writing Conventions Sentences and Paragraphs Usage

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Reading Level D Workbooks

Graphic Information Words in Context and Recall Information Construct Meaning and Evaluate/Extend Meaning  Sentences and Paragraphs Usage Capitalization, Punctuation, and Writing Conventions  

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Level D Skill Workbooks

Whole Numbers Integers and Percents Numbers, Number Operations, Computation in Context, and Estimation Measurement, Geometry, and Spatial Sense Data Analysis, Statistics, and Probability Patterns, Functions, and Algebra Problem Solving and Reasoning  

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Special Education topics

aka Individualized Education Program (IEP) Diploma See NYSED guidance memo (April 2010).  

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Very First Step in Teaching/Learning to Write A Five Paragraph Essay

From my experience as both a professional writing tutor and as a volunteer tutoring writing in this GED program, the majority of students have told me that they find writing to be the hardest of all subjects to learn and/or … Continue reading

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Tutor Training Powerpoint Presentation (and more)

WLS hosted a training for new tutors on November 11th, with a special focus on using the resources on www.firstfind.org/ged. Here is a copy of the presentation in PowerPoint. You will see some new resources in the Powerpoint, including a … Continue reading

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UPDATE JANUARY 2013

This information was shared via email 1/10/2013 Below is a a roster of GED program developments and events over the next three months.  For more information on any of these items, feel free to contact me or Robin. NEW SESSIONS:  … Continue reading

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Resources from Shellie Zeitland

After the training on October 13, Shellie shared several resources; Jeannie Jee followed with some others.  They are posted below. Starting Over by Joan Knight: It’s a combined teaching manual and student textbook for reading,writing, spelling, vocabulary and handwriting.  (Shellie … Continue reading

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Assistance for GED Reading Practice Tests

I’m writing this for 2 reasons: 1) who reads these posts? 2) do you think it’s helpful to have print copies of the passages for each of the Reading exams on Learning Express? Negotiating two open windows or scrolling back … Continue reading

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