May 25, 2024  
2020-2021 School of Graduate Studies Catalog 
2020-2021 School of Graduate Studies Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

EDC 740 - Literacy Methods in the Elementary Grades

3 Credit(s) This course emphasizes responsive and developmentally appropriate instruction for teaching literacy in culturally and linguistically diverse early childhood and elementary settings. Candidates design and implement instruction for small and large groups by applying assessment data and evidence-based strategies in support of reading and writing development and include state standards. The role of assessment in  differentiating instruction is emphasized. Candidates evaluate digital and print instructional materials and integrate literacy into other disciplines. Three lecture hours per week. Field-based assignments are required.
Pre-requisite:  EDC 406 Literacy Development II. Admission to the combined undergraduate/graduate licensure program.