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Winter/Spring 2015
May 28, 2015
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EDL 7519 - Literacy Strategies Practicum
Graduate students who are pursuing the Literacy Birth through 6th grade certification or the Literacy 5th grade through 12th grade certification must register for three credits. They will learn how to utilize their assessment findings/conclusions from EDL 7518 to design and implement an instructional plan for their student which includes reading, writing, listening, speaking, and critical thinking. Graduate students will increase their understanding of the following: the reading and writing processes and theories of literacy development. Topics covered include: teacher reflections; research-based language arts instructional strategies for English speakers (as well as for those who are English language learners); creating instructional environments; the use of quality literature; matching books to readers; pre-reading strategies; flexible use and integration of the three language cue systems; monitoring reading for meaning; the use of fix-up strategies for comprehension breakdowns; strategies for determining unfamiliar words; feedback to miscues; phonemic awareness; phonics skills; word identification; vocabulary skills; reader response; comprehension strategies; content area reading strategies; technology/assistive technology to support literacy learning; pre-writing strategies, revising and editing; instructional strategies for expository and narrative writing and developing students' metacognitive awareness of their reading and writing processes. The NYS Language Arts Standards are integrated into course content. Prerequisite(s): EDL 5500, EDL 5503, EDL 6502, and EDL 7518 with a minimum grade of B in EDL 7518.

3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Graduate
Schedule Types: Lecture

Education Division
Literacy Education Department

Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels:     
      Graduate

Prerequisites:
(Graduate level EDU 5500 Minimum Grade of D- or Graduate level EDL 5500 Minimum Grade of D- or Graduate level EDU 500 Minimum Grade of D-) and (Graduate level EDU 7518 Minimum Grade of B or Graduate level EDL 7518 Minimum Grade of B or Graduate level EDU 518 Minimum Grade of B) and (Graduate level EDU 6502 Minimum Grade of D- or Graduate level EDL 6502 Minimum Grade of D- or Graduate level EDU 502 Minimum Grade of D-) and (Graduate level EDU 5503 Minimum Grade of D- or Graduate level EDL 5503 Minimum Grade of D- or Graduate level EDU 503 Minimum Grade of D-)

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