ED 266 Reading in the Content Areas I: Middle School

3 credits, Fall

Focuses on the reading process, including comprehending, analyzing and extending meaning from tests. Candidates examine the factors that affect reading performance and review the strategies and materials appropriate for each of the purposes of reading. Candidates study the frameworks for planning instruction that prepare students for the reading task, assist in monitoring while reading, and engage students in appropriate follow-up activities. Candidates observe, participate, and teach in school classrooms one half day per week (ED 203F).

Prerequisite(s): None