Tchg Literacy in Elem. Sch K-6
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Goals: To develop the ability to create an environment that fosters literacy through an understanding of the communication arts and literature, the foundations of reading processes, the use of a wide range of instructional practices, approaches, methods, curriculum materials, and assessment tools to plan and evaluate effective literacy instruction. Content: Definition of literacy; identification of appropriate goals, materials, methods, and evaluation techniques for promoting literacy; professional resources; children’s literature. Taught: Spring term only Prerequisites: Admission to Undergraduate Teacher Education (UTE) program AND (EDU 3260 or EDU 5690) AND (EDU 3500 or EDU 5620) Note: Includes a 20-hour guided clinical experience with K-6 students. Credits: 6
Strait, Jean, "EDU5450-01.Tchg Literacy in Elem. Sch K-6.Sp14.Strait,Jean" (2014). Syllabi. 7851.