TEC 664 - Developing Fluent Readers (2)

Topics in this course include research-based skills and knowledge about instructional strategies for developing fluent reading in students at all grade levels, including speakers of English and English Language Learners. Areas to be examined include phonemic awareness; phonics/linguistics, including the phonological and morphological structure of the English Language; decoding/word attack strategies, including systematic instruction in sound symbol relationship; decodable text; and spelling instruction.