ED 365 Materials for Teaching Reading

3 credits, Fall

Assists teacher candidates in the selection and evaluation of materials for teaching reading and related skills that are consistent with the findings of scientifically based reading research. Candidates demonstrate an understanding of research-supported programs, approaches and methods, and address different levels of reading proficiency within a classroom to enable students to become strategic, fluent, and independent readers. Candidates are prepared to involve parents and members of the school and surrounding community to promote daily reading inside and outside of school. Candidates observe, participate, and teach in classrooms one day per week.

Prerequisite(s): None