Don Bosco Kakuma

Vocational Course

ENGLISH AND ADULT LITERACY DEPARTMENT

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English and Adult Literacy Department consists of:
    • - As we have mentioned earlier Don Bosco work with various nationalist in the camp. Majority of the students speak their home country language making it impossible to communicate when they visit public or ever private institution seeking for help or learn. Hence the provision of English and adult literacy course help them learn how to read, write and communicate.

      - The basic competency given at this stage is to ensure that students learn the following: Alphabet letters/ uses of the capital letter, Greetings, Self-introduction, Polite request

      - Parts of the speech: Nouns, Pronouns, Adverbs, Adjective, Preposition, Conjunctions, Interjections, Articles, Punctuation marks, Synonym and antonyms

      - Basic Vocabulary: Numbers, Parts of human body, Clothes, Weather, Time, Job and professions, Months of the year, Days of the week , Animals and their young ones, Gender, Wishes, Family and Abbreviations

      - Four Language Skills: Listening, Speaking, Reading and Writing. They also learn Questions tags, Tenses, Active and passive, direct and indirect speech, Proverbs- wise saying, Letter writing: Informal letters, Formal letters, Application letters and C.V writing

      - Other lessons include: Gerunds, Instinctive, Transitive verbs and Intransitive verbs

      - Topics on Vocabulary include: Emotions and feeling, Sound made by animals, Health problems, and Expressing opinions, Hyphens, Street VS Road, Places in a city, Office equipment and Word and phrases

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