2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog

ENGL 316 Read/Write Across Curriculums

This course stresses the importance of developing reading and writing skills in the content areas as a means of learning subject matter. Students will learn to use a variety of reading and writing strategies for instruction in the content area classroom. They will also learn how to work with struggling or reluctant students, culturally diverse learners, English language learners and gifted students. They will establish the relationships between these literary concepts and their own content areas, explore ways of meeting the needs of their students, and design learning experiences to help each member of their classes successfully read content materials and effectively apply reading-study skills. Cross listed with EDU 316. Prerequisite: Admission to the Teacher Education Program. (Offered fall semester.)