Examines the foundations of literacy instruction with an emphasis on curriculum, methods and materials for children in kindergarten through grade 3. Focuses on phonemic awareness, phonics, fluency, vocabulary, comprehension, core reading programs and stages of writing development in a balanced reading framework. Falls and Springs. Prerequisite(s): CD 1000 and full acceptance to the Teacher Certification Option. Corequisite(s): ED 3050, ED 3051, ED 3052, and ED 3055.
*All course information is from the 2016-2017 Catalog.