EDUC 6518: From Sounds to Print: Phonics (1-3)
Lecture: 1-3, Lab: 0, Other: 0
Phonemic awareness and phonics skills are critically linked to reading achievement. This course focuses on the developmental continuum of these skills, as well as recommended assessment procedures and instructional strategies associated with both. The characteristics of phonemic awareness and phonics instruction for second language learners are also explored. Last, course participants learn to evaluate phonemic awareness and phonics curricula for elements critical for student success.