EDU 240 - Building Language Arts for Elementary Classrooms

3 credits (PREREQUISITE: NONE)

This course is designed to introduce students to topics and areas of instruction of a Language Arts curriculum for elementary-age children. Students will explore language acquisition theory and will gain experience in planning for children’s development of such language skills as comprehension, vocabulary, and beginning reading and writing. Students will learn about the process of language acquisition for English Language Learners and how to plan appropriately for their learning. (Su)