BS Degree in Elementary Inclusive Education {22-23} - Literacy Methods II

Course Code
STL 495  Credits
Title Literacy Methods II 
Prerequisite STL 230, STL 295, STL 395  
Course Outline Course Outline 
Description This is a methods course for teaching language arts in grades 4-6. In this course candidates will learn strategies to strengthen students' ability to read advanced texts as well as the use of reading and writing to learn content across the curriculum. Candidates will examine a variety of instructional approaches, including: literature circles, integrating literature into content learning, and building comprehension and vocabulary through integrated experiences. In addition, students will explore a variety of language arts curricula. Candidates will develop a range of strategies to support older students' reading and writing development through a response to intervention instructional approach.