EDUC 340 Literacy Instruction Inside Middle and Secondary Schools for English Only (EO) and English Language Learners (ELLs)
EDUC340 (Not Liberal Arts) $ EDUC 340 Literacy Instruction Inside Middle and Secondary Schools for English Only (EO) and English Language Learners (ELLs) 3 hrs. 3 crs. This required literacy education course for secondary education teacher candidates blends theoretical and developmental constructs with practical methods for developing standards-based literacy instructional strategies in content area and vocations classrooms. Emphasis is on building assessment-based strategies for literacy learning to meet the needs of all children. Students will focus on using content-based text, electronic text, and multimedia formats to encourage adolescents to respond to literature, research and process information, study effectively, and build strategies for reading. Preq: Admission to the Teacher Education curriculum and methods courses. Special concentration in this course will be planning language and content instruction for English Language Learners (ELLs), and teaching ELLs through the content areas. 30 hours of fieldwork is required. This is a writing intensive (WI) course.