Reading for Life Lessons

Reading for Life is a two-volume collection of worksheets and activities published by the Minnesota Department of Education and designed to enhance the teaching of life and work skills to adult ESL and ABE learners. The lesson plans included here will aid teachers and tutors in building lessons around specific competencies addressed in Reading for Life by Linda Strand.

Each lesson plan outlines three stages of addressing a competency: 

  • a real-life application
  • a list and links to applicable worksheets in Reading for Life
  • links to multiple-choice worksheets and answer sheets 

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