EEC 4213: Teaching Literacy in Early Childhood through Grade 3
Course Description for Teaching Literacy in Early Childhood through Grade 3
Teaching Literacy in Early Childhood through Grade 3
Prerequisite: LAE 3210 and EEC 4260
Description: This course is an integrated methods course for Language Arts, Reading and Literature for students in the Early Childhood Major with a focus in prek-primary licensure or a focus in early childhood development. This course provides students with a basic foundation for teaching and assessing beginning reading, writing, and aural or verbal skills through an integrated curriculum format. Students will gain an understanding of the importance of fiction and informational literature, as well as implementing developmentally and culturally appropriate practices.