## 300 Lessons aligned to TABE and CASAS

Pathfinders offers 300 lessons numbered by Adult CCR standards in the three core subject areas: Reading, Language, and Mathematics.

Students master Pathfinders Level 3, then can move to Brainchild’s high school equivalency programs.

## So easy to use!

Students just log in and choose a subject.

## Next,

Choose a lesson from the Personal Learning Plan. Each lesson is numbered by Adult CCR standard.

## Play Lesson

teaches the concept with a one-minute video.

## Study

Gives guided practice with immediate feedback.

## Test

Measures progress when the student is ready.

## How Adults Learn the Best

*Knowles’ 5 Principles**

- The learning is self-directed.
- They have freedom to learn their own way.
- The process is positive and encouraging.
- They understand why it is important.
- The learning is experiential.

## How Adults Learn on Pathfinders

*Follow the Personal Learning Plan*

- Choose a lesson
- Watch multimedia instruction
- Study” with immediate feedback
- Test to measure progress

## Teacher Features

- Print worksheets with answer keys (not disposable like workbooks).
- View real-time student and classroom reports to see measurable gains.
- Group instruction option is used with video projectors.

## Pathfinders on Study Buddy

Study Buddies offer the benefits of computer interactive instruction anytime, anywhere, with no need for the Internet. Study Buddy helps students learn at their own pace with:

- Multimedia instruction
- Practice with guided feedback
- Test mode with “Review Mistakes”
- Progress report to show scores.

##### Reading instruction lets students master reading concepts one at a time. Comprehension is enhanced by breaking subjects into easily absorbed pieces.

** ****Level 1 Reading (TABE E)**

**Level 1 Reading (TABE E)**

Key Details

Main Idea

Author’s Purpose

Cause & Effeect

Sequence

Text Features

Words in Context

Prefixes & Suffixes

**Level 2 Reading (TABE M)**

**Level 2 Reading (TABE M)**

Key Details

Main Idea

Author’s Purpose

Making Inferences

Theme

Point of View

Graphic Features’

Words in Context

**Level 3 Reading (TABE D)**

**Level 3 Reading (TABE D)**

Key Details

Summarization

Author’s Purpose

Theme

Point of View

Graphic Features

Words in Context

Figurative Language

##### Language instruction teaches communication skills necessary for success on the job and in daily life.

**Level 1 Language (TABE E)**

**Level 1 Language (TABE E)**

**Grammar & Usage**

Adjectives & Adverbs

Irregular Nouns

Irregular Verbs

Pronouns & Antecedents

Reflexive Pronouns

Sentence Structure

Simple Verb Tenses

**Punctuation & Capitalization**

Capitalization

Commas (Greeetings and Addresses)

Contractions & Possessives

Quotation Marks

Spelling

**Level 2 Language (TABE M)**

**Level 2 Language (TABE M)**

**Grammar & Usage**

Coordinating Conjunctions

Correlative Conjunctions

Fragments & Run-Ons

Order Adjectives

Relative Pronouns

Verb Tenses – Perfect

Verb Tenses – Progressive

**Punctuation & Capitalization**

Capitalization

Commas (Items in series)

Quotation Marks

Root Words

Spelling

**Level 3 Language (TABE D)**

**Level 3 Language (TABE D)**

**Grammar & Usage**

Active & Passive Voice

Fragments & Run-Ons

Misplaced Modifiers

Pronoun Forms

Pronouns & Antecedents

Verb Moods

Verbals

**Punctuation & Capitalization**

Capitalization

Commas (with Conjunctions)

Parentheses & Dashes

Spelling

**No Wifi, No Problem!**

**No Wifi, No Problem!**

#### Software is on cartridges.Study Buddy does not use WiFi.

##### Adult math instruction emphasizes making computations with various measurements of time, distances, weight, commissions and percents, and concepts of angles and geometry.

**Level 1 Math (TABE E)**

**Level 1 Math (TABE E)**

**Number & Operations in Base Ten**

Place Value

Estimation & Rounding

Read-Write Numbers

Compare Numbers

Skip Counting

Add-Subtract to 1,000

Multiply by Tens

**Number & Operations-Fractions**

Represent Fractions

Equivalent Fractions

Compare Fractions

Fractions on Number Lines

**Operations & Algebraic Thinking**

Fact Families

Model Multiplication & Division

Multiply-Divide to 100

Properties of Multiplication

Represent 2-Step Word Problems

Solve Two-Step Word Problems

Patterns

**Measurement & Data**

Area with Operations

Perimeter

Measure Difference

Weight & Capacity

Tell Time

Elapsed Time

Line Plots

Graphs & Charts

**Geometry**

Classify Shapes

Parts of a Whole

Partition Shapes

**Level 2 Math (TABE M)**

**Level 2 Math (TABE M)**

**Number & Operations in Base Ten**

Place Value

Read-Write Decimals

Add-Subtract Multi-Digits

Add-Subtract Decimals

Multiply Multi-Digits

Divide Multi-Digits

Estimation & Rounding

**Number & Operations-Fractions**

Greatest Common Factors

Decompose Fractions

Equivalent Fractions

Add-Subtract Fractions

Multiply Fractions

Divide Fractions

**Operations & Algebraic Thinking**

Fact Families

Factor Pairs

Expressions

Solve Word Problems

Parentheses & Brackets

Patterns

**Measurement & Data**

Area and Perimeter

Angle Concepts

Protractor Measurements

Conversions

Line Plots

Volume

Unit Rates

**Expressions & Equations**

Equivalent Expressions

Evaluate Expressions

Properties of Operations

Solve Equations

Write Expressions

**Geometry**

2D FIgures

Coordinate Geometry

Line and Angle Terms

Surface Area of Nets

**Level 3 Math (TABE D)**

**Level 3 Math (TABE D)**

**The Number System**

Compare Irrational Numbers

Add Signed Numbers

Multiply Signed Numbers

Number Lines with Integers

**Expressions & Equations**

Scientific Notation

Square & Cube Roots

Integer Exponents

Real Life Problems

Solve-Graph Inequalities

Graph Proportional Relationships

**Functions**

Compare Functions

Functions & Relations

Linear-Nonlinear Graphs

Rate of Change

**Ratios & Proportional Relations**

Compute Percents

Percent Increase

Ratios & Proportions

Ratios with Fractions

**Statistics & Probability**

Probability

Compound Probability

Multiple Random Samples

Patterns of Association

Bivariate Data

Two-Way Tables

Scatter Plots

**Geometry**

Area-Volume Dimensions

Circle Measurements

Complementary Angles

Pythagorean Theorem

Pythagorean-Coordinates

Scale Drawings

Transversals