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Reading Skills for College
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Reading Skills for College

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with Mariah Smith, RSU 54/MSAD 54 Adult and Community Education

Calendar Sep 7, 2021 at 9 am

Effective reading comprehension is essential to success at the college level and to advance in one’s career. This course is designed to help students improve reading comprehension and critical analysis. An emphasis is placed on developing vocabulary and improving reading speed. Assignments introduce students to college level textbooks, outlining strategies, and critical researching skills.

Remote instruction by appointment on Monday and Wednesday afternoons.

Writing Skills for College
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Writing Skills for College

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with Mariah Smith, RSU 54/MSAD 54 Adult and Community Education

Calendar Sep 7, 2021 at 12 pm

This course will cover the grammar and writing skills that are required for success in college level courses. Whether you need to brush-up your skills before attending college, need to improve your ACCUPLACER or CASAS scores, or need to earn a high school credit, you will find this course practical and useful.

 

Remote instruction by appointment on Monday and Wednesday afternoons.

Academic Lab

Free

with Rita Pender, Marshwood Adult & Community Education

Calendar Sep 7, 2021 at 4 pm, runs for 14 weeks

If you didn't finish high school, you know that your choices are limited. Even with talent and drive, the lack of a high school diploma can limit your opportunities. Prepare to take you official HiSET® exams and earn your high school equivalency credential. In this class you will work in small groups and individually to prepare for each of the 5 exams: reading, writing, math, science, and social studies. 

Open enrollment, you can start these classes anytime. 

College Transitions Math
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College Transitions Math

Free

with Judy Perkins, MSAD#1 Adult & Community Education

Calendar Sep 8, 2021 at 2 pm

Have your high school diploma or HiSET® but aren’t quite ready for college level Math or English?  Does your college/university want you to pay for foundation level classes that won’t provide you with any credit towards your degree? CT is perfect for you!  You will be prepared for college level Math at no cost.

Students will learn new concepts through teacher instruction/demonstration, classroom discussions, and investigations.  Homework will be assigned and corrected on a weekly basis with the opportunity to ask questions to further understanding.  Tests will be administered at the end of each chapter with a final exam at the end of the course.  If there is no test scheduled there will be an open-book/note quiz following the correcting of the homework assignment.  Students are strongly encouraged to ask questions to ensure they have the skills to complete the weekly homework assignments.  Homework is required to practice and reinforce new skills and concepts taught weekly.

Participants must register with SAD1 Adult & Community Education prior to attending. Register with us ONLINE today or call 207-764-4776 to discuss your next steps!

Chemistry Online
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Chemistry Online

$95

with Pam Proulx-Curry, Bangor Adult & Community Education

Calendar Sep 13, 2021

This is an asynchronous online high school level Chemistry class. It can also be taken as a prerequisite for post-secondary education. The class is free if taken for high school diploma credit. Please call 941-6315 for more information.

Basic College Mathematics
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Basic College Mathematics

Free

with Lynn Alexander, Bangor Adult & Community Education

Calendar Sep 13, 2021 at 9 am, runs for 14 weeks

Are you looking to improve your basic math skills? This class provides individualized instruction targeted toward your learning needs. This class covers the basic arithmetic of whole numbers, fractions, decimals, percents, ratio and proportion, and measurement. Please call 207.941.6315 for a registration appointment. This class is free if taken as part of a Maine College and Career Access program or for high school diploma credit. Lynn Alexander

Algebra I
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Algebra I

Free

with Lynn Alexander, Bangor Adult & Community Education

Calendar Sep 13, 2021 at 11 am, runs for 14 weeks
This class is designed for students who have a strong math background. This course prepares the student for a college or advanced training program that requires skill in algebra. Please call 207.941.6315 for a registration appointment. The class is free if taken as part of a Maine College and Career Access program or for high school diploma credit.

High School Biology with Lab

Free

with Debbie Avalon-King, RSU #3 Adult & Community Education

Calendar Sep 14, 2021 at 5 pm, runs for 15 weeks

This is a virtual (online) class with the instructor one hour per week. It prepares students for acceptance into a college health career program and also for credit toward the Adult Education High School Diploma. You will learn the basics of cell biology and how that relates to human body systems. You will also gain a basic understanding of the Environmental Biology systems we live in and their potential impacts on our health. Students will also gain research, observation and laboratory skills that will prepare them to transition into college level coursework.  Students are required to study at least 4.5 hours per week to earn the credits.





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