Literacy Instruction for Everyone (Life)

The 40-lesson Literacy Instruction for Everyone (Life) curriculum teaches literacy, problem solving, and life applications to adult students with developmental disabilities. The curriculum is theme-based, allowing students to use story as a way to think about issues related to their lives as workers, students, and family members. The structure of each lesson is research-based, develops reading comprehension strategies, and encourages real-world applications. The lessons also include a variety of activities to meet the needs of students with various abilities and learning styles. CASAS Competencies have been linked to each lesson. This curriculum is available only as part of the Life: Literacy Instruction for Everyone training.