California Library Literacy Services Resources
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Lesson Plans from the Roles and Goals Form
These lesson plans are directly related to the Roles and Goals form where learners chose goals they want to meet during their tutoring. These learner-centered lesson plans will help you achieve these goals. Please customize the lesson plans to fit your learner’s particular learning plan. The lesson plans were collected by the California Library Literacy Service.
Adult Education Literacy Instruction: A Review of the Research (2010)
In-depth review of the adult literacy research with implications for instructional focus, methods, program types and adults with disabilities. Provides a strong rationale for Alphabetics, fluency, vocabulary and comprehension reading instruction.
Citation: Kruidenier, J. R., McArthur, C. A., & Wrigley, H. S. (2010). Adult Education Literacy Instruction: A Review of the Research. Washington, DC: National Institute for Literacy
Access to Learning Videos
An excellent series of training videos produced by Partners in Reading – San Jose Public Library Literacy Program. These very useful videos focus on researched-based reading topics and show specific lessons for tutors and learners.