EDUC 6531: Growing Words: Enlivening Vocabulary (3)
Lecture: 3, Lab: 0, Other: 0
Vocabulary instruction plays an important role in reading proficiency and in an effective literacy program. Course participants learn about the different types of vocabulary, fostering word consciousness, modeling robust vocabulary, vocabulary assessment, and creating environments that encourage vocabulary growth. Educators will explore and practice a variety of strategies to provide repetition and multiple exposures to interesting words.