2013-2014 Catalog


EDS-354 Language Arts Methods

This course provides a study of methods and materials used in developing an integrated language arts program in the elementary classroom. Strategies for incorporating speaking, listening, reading, writing, grammar, spelling, and handwriting as part of thematic units are emphasized. NCTE and IRA guidelines are used as standards of proficiency. Field Experience provided through EDU-373. Work in this course is done in conjunction with EDU-388 (Developmental Reading) and EDU-365 (Children's Literature), and EDU-355 (Social Studies Methods). Prerequisite: Admission to the Teacher Education Program. (Component of Junior Professional Year).


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