ABE - Reading Fundamentals - 00187896
Description: Reading Fundamentals is a free course designed to prepare students for college-level reading courses. Students do not receive college credit for this course and this course is not eligible for financial aid. Reading Fundamentals is a STAR-based (Student Achievement in Reading) class designed to help students build reading skills and become more effective readers. Topics include alphabetics and vocabulary, word skills, fluency and comprehension, and text skills. Students will also build study skills and learn strategies for success college level readings. The goal of this course is to help students transition into academic work by building and reinforcing fundamental reading skills that will improve Accuplacer scores and clear the way for student enrollment into college courses. Class includes an Accuplacer re-take.