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MA Early Childhood Education
Course Description

EDUC 379B
Teaching Reading and Writing in Elementary Schools
Spring

Methods, materials for planning, and evaluating instruction of reading and language arts in the elementary school. Classroom organization, planning for small group and individual instruction, and diagnostic techniques for assessing progress. Attention given to techniques for teaching reading and language arts for student use in different contexts. Appreciation for cultural and linguistic diversity and importance in language arts instruction emphasized. The teaching of writing is the focus in this course. Three to five hours of fieldwork in schools also required for undergraduates.

Course Credit:
3

Instructor(s):
Rebecca Akin

Prerequisite:
EDUC 379

Note(s):
Permission of instructor required for undergraduates.

 

Last Updated: 9/21/17