Content Area Reading, Social Studies, and Assessment
EDUC 461 - Content Area Reading, Social Studies, and Assessment3 hours This course includes a study of instructional strategies and techniques for reading, writing, and research in the content areas. Candidates apply these techniques to social studies materials and develop lessons for teaching both content and literacy strategies. Content area trade books, and assessment tools and techniques for diagnosis, instructional planning, and evaluation of achievement are investigated.
Prerequisite(s): EDUC 320 , EDUC 360 , and acceptance into the Teacher Education program.