T&L 2900: VIR: Reading Essentials
This course examines the complexity of reading instruction, focusing on the urgent need for proficient literacy skills among students; the core beliefs which serve as the foundation of reading instruction; and the importance of content area literacy, word study, and the "Five Big Ideas" in reading instruction: phonemic awareness, phonics, fluency, vocabulary, and comprehension.
Please refer to the Course Resource document below for more course information (requirements, grading, etc.).
Reading Essentials (PDF Document)