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Language Arts Skills Index

The Language Arts and the Math and Science Skills Indexes are designed to help you integrate the TV411 videos, web lessons, and print downloads into your classroom's curriculum. Use the dropdown menu below to browse the full catalog of our language arts materials by the skill or content area they address.

Skill/Content: Reading Comprehension
Type Description Skill/Content
Video Video: Laundry and the GED

An Arkansas-based woman teaches GED comprehension strategies in a laundromat.

Reading Comprehension
Video Video: Medicine Labels

Laverne (Liz Torres) dispenses sound advice about reading over-the-counter medicine labels and prescription instructions.

Reading Comprehension
Video Video: Newspaper Headlines

A newspaper vendor explains ambiguous headlines.

Reading Comprehension
Video Video: Newspaper Reading

While at a diner, Question Man (Joey Kola) and another customer use various strategies to decipher a difficult newspaper article.

Reading Comprehension
Video Video: Newspaper Stories

Dennis Franz gives a tip on reading a newspaper article.

Reading Comprehension
Video Video: Raising Kids and Scores

An adult learner from Pittsburgh improves her reading skills and attains her goal of getting a new job.

Reading Comprehension
Video Video: Restating

With the help of a no-nonsense judge, Question Man (Joey Kola) learns how to decipher legalese.

Reading Comprehension
Video Video: Summarizing a Poem

Poet Jimmy Baca and a group of adults read David Budbill's poem Jeanie.

Reading Comprehension
Skill/Content: Root Words
Type Description Skill/Content
Lesson More Roots and Their Families

How does something spectacular relate to a crowd of spectators? Pay attention to the roots and you’ll find out!

Root Words
Lesson Roots and Their Families

What do the pedals on a bike have to do with a camera stand? Pay attention to the roots of words and you’ll find out!

Root Words

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