Reading Methods for Middle Childhood
Focuses on the research, methods, and materials appropriate for teaching reading to diverse learners in grades 4-9. Emphasis is on integrated curriculum strategies including knowledge, selection, and use of high quality children’s literature. Includes use of phonics and word study instruction as appropriate for the young adolescent reader, as well as study of the nature of the English language. Required field experience: 20 hours. Prerequisite: EDUC 370.