Section 9 - Talking to Health Professionals - Research-based Health Literacy Materials and Instruction Guide - Beginning ABE and ESL Levels

Research-based Health Literacy Materials and Instruction Guide

Beginning ABE and ESL Levels

 

Section 9 - Talking to Health Professionals

Stresses the importance of asking questions if you don’t understand everything a health professional tells you. Incorporates six case studies involving both oral and print information on: diabetes (lab tests and medications), high cholesterol (lab test results and medications), preparing for a colonoscopy, and oral surgery post-operative instructions.

Basic Skills and Vocabulary
1. Vocabulary Lists
2. Sight Word List
3. Phonemic Awareness Activity
Graphics
  Interpreter / Translate
  Classroom Picture Set
  Flashcards - Label
Flashcards - No Label
Reading and Comprehension
1. Reading Passage
2. Cloze Activity
3. Beginner Story
4. Beginner Cloze Activity
Supplemental Activities
1. (C) Colonoscopy Instructions Worksheet
2. (O) Asking Questions Case Studies
ESL Activities
1. Word Focus
2. Sentence Focus
3. Conversation Focus
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