Mar 28, 2023  
2020-2022 Catalog Volume XXX Ver 3 
2020-2022 Catalog Volume XXX Ver 3 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

EDU 4060 Literacy and Reading Strategies for the Child and Adolescent

Lecture: 4 Lab: 0 Practica: 0 Total Credits: 4
This course introduces a variety of reading and writing methodologies based on current research and state reading curriculum standards, including orthography and spelling, reading fluency, dialogic reading, comprehension, early writing, writing-syntax, genre-based writing instruction, and text complexity.  Candidates learn to identify essential understandings of a standard and develop instructional reading designs, and present sample reading lessons. During field experience, candidates will demonstrate and apply understanding of the elements of literacy critical for purposeful oral, print, and digital communication.

Prerequisite(s): EDU 3060 , Approval by Education Advisor, and Admission to Teacher Education program