Catalog Number
10307108
Credits
3.00
Description

This course explores strategies to encourage the development of early language and literacy knowledge and skill building in children birth to 8 years of age. Learners will investigate the components of literacy including; literacy and a source of enjoyment, vocabulary and oral language, phonological awareness, knowledge of print, letters and words, comprehension and an understanding of books and other texts. Theories and philosophies regarding children's language and literacy development will be addressed. Dual language learning will be examined within the context of developmentally appropriate practices. Assessment tools for early language and literacy acquisition will be reviewed.

Class Listing

Term: Spring 2021
Class Number: 21264
Start Date End Date Day Class Time Delivery Mode Location
M 2:00 PM - 2:50 PM Stevens Point Campus
Term: Summer 2021
Class Number: 40001
Start Date End Date Day Class Time Delivery Mode Location
M 6:00 PM - 8:50 PM Hybrid/In Person > 50% online Stevens Point Campus
M 6:00 PM - 8:50 PM Hybrid/In Person > 50% online Stevens Point Campus