This episode explores three kinds of nonfiction writing: informational, opinion, and memoir, and illustrates how to get the most out of reading them. Writer Luis Rodriguez reads from ALWAYS RUNNING, his memoir about gang life.
This episode has not aired in the past few months on Iowa Public Television.
Series Description: GED Connection relates the subjects and skills on the GED exam to work, community, and home life. It covers all five subject areas and addresses changes incorporated in the current GED exam. GED Connection demonstrates the Casio fx-260® scientific calculator; explains grid answer formats; offers practical advice for writing the essay; shows how to interpret maps, charts, and graphics; presents topics in workplace context; and gives cross-disciplinary practice.
All Upcoming Episodes
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These episodes of GED Connection aired in the last few months on Iowa Public Television.
- Ratio, Proportion and Percent (#132)
- Fractions (#131)
- Decimals (#130)
- Problem Solving (#129)
- Number Sense (#128)
- Passing the GED Math Test (#127)
- Physics (#126)
- Chemistry (#125)
- Earth and Space Science (#124)
- Life Science (#123)
- Passing the GED Science Test (#122)
- Geography (#121)
- Civics and Government (#120)
- Economics (#119)
- Themes in World History (#118)
- Themes in U.S. History (#117)
- Passing the GED Social Studies Test (#116)
- Drama (#115)
- Poetry (#114)
- Fiction (#113)