Course Number: ENG 113

Course Title: Reading I

Credit Hours: 2

Class Standing: Level 1

Objectives: The course aims at training the students in reading strategies and skills. It will address different skills and strategies like: mechanics of reading, reading techniques, skimming and scanning, vocabulary comprehension, and getting the main idea and the specific idea.

Teaching Schedule

Week

Topic

 

1.

 

Introduction and Orientation

 

2.

Chapter-1 School Life Around the World (Vocabulary, Reading Passage,& Exercises)

 

3.

Chapter-1 School Life Around the World (Vocabulary, Reading Passage,& Exercises)

 

4.

Chapter-3 Living to Eat or Eating to Live (Vocabulary, Reading Passage,& Exercises)

 

5.

Chapter-3 Living to Eat or Eating to Live (Vocabulary, Reading Passage,& Exercises)

 

6.

Chapter-4 Getting Around the Community (Vocabulary, Reading Passage,& Exercises)

 

7.

 

Revision & 1st Mid-Term Exam

 

8.

Chapter-4 In the Community: How Can I Get to the Post Office? (Vocabulary, Reading Passage,& Exercises)

 

9.

Chapter-5 Home: The Changing Family (Vocabulary, Reading Passage,& Exercises)

 

10.

Chapter-5 Home: The Changing Family (Vocabulary, Reading Passage,& Exercises)

 

11.

Chapter-7 The Secrets of a Very Long Life (Vocabulary, Reading Passage,& Exercises)

 

12.

Chapter-7 Health:  The Secrets of a Very Long Life (Vocabulary, Reading Passage,& Exercises)

 

13.

 

Revision & 2nd  Mid-Term Exam

 

14.

Chapter-10 Customs, Celebrations, and Holidays: A Dinner Party. (Vocabulary, Reading Passage,& Exercises)

 

15.

Chapter-10 Customs, Celebrations, and Holidays: A Dinner Party. (Vocabulary, Reading Passage,& Exercises)

 

16.

 

Revision

 

 

Book Prescribed: Interactions I- Reading By Elaine Kirn andPamela Hartman