EDFI 538 Content Area Reading: Reading to Learn

This course will focus on the basic instructional strategies and assessments of content area reading and writing. Post-baccalaureate students seeking licensure or using this class as a prerequisite for the Reading Endorsement will explore all areas of the language arts as they relate to content area subject matter including: setting purposes for reading and writing, accommodating for individual differences, developing academic vocabulary, using library and technology resources and addressing current state standards. This course is part of the Level II assessment and covers all relevant state and federal mandates.