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2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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EDBL 440 - Development of Literacy with Linguistically Diverse Students

Reading instruction for K-12 students who are speakers of a language other than English. Linguistic theory and information for developing and implementing strategies and techniques for literacy acquisition in English.

Prerequisite: full admission to the Teacher Certification Program.

Credits: (3)

Learner Outcomes:
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Identify and explain diverse perspectives of the concept of literacy.
  • Summarize linguistic theory and research applicable to the development of second language literacy.
  • Describe research-based, methods and techniques that foster the literacy development of ESL learners.
  • Select, adapt, and develop appropriate materials and instructional sequences.
  • Describe and conduct procedures and methods appropriate to the assessment of second language readers and writers.

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