Aug 15, 2022  
2019-2020 University Catalog 
    
2019-2020 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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EDU 507 - Introduction to Elementary Literacy Practices I


Prerequisites: EDU 501  or EDU 502  and EDU 503  or EDU 504  
This course examines the emergence and development of young children’s knowledge of the English Language Arts. The major focus of this course is the teaching of reading, speaking, and listening strategies in formal and informal multicultural contexts. The course lays groundwork of knowledge by examining current research in teaching literacy and literacy practice as defined in the Rhode Island Grade Level Expectations (GLE’s). Field experiences in this course include participating in a voluntary reading program or working with a child in a public school. Students must also demonstrate competence in using instructional technology.

3 credits



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