Description Enables students to satisfy survival needs and routine work and social demands. Focuses on skills needed independently accomplish simple, well defined, and structured reading, writing, speaking, and listening skills needed to communicate in English. Placement by CASAS score of 191 or completion of ESL 010
Skills and Attitude Outcomes
Demonstrated ability to listen actively to understand learned phrases and short new phrases containing familiar vocabulary and to respond appropriately to non-verbal communicaion, including telephone calls on familiar subjects.
Speak so others can understand and express survival and social needs.
Read with understanding about familiar subjects in material with a clear structure.
Interpret actions required in specific writeen directions, and use context to determine meaning.
Convey ideas by writing and editing simple paragraphs on familiar topics, and completing basic medical forms and job applications.
Reflect on, plan for and monitor own goals.
Use or learn to work with most basic computer software, such as using a word processor to produce student's own texts related to own family, community/citizen and/or worker roles.