Online Reading Endorsement - Teaching Reading and Writing in the Content Area (Course 2) HOUSTON Cohort (END19093)

Credits: 5 / Tuition: $0 / No Show Fee: $50.00
Status: OPEN / Maximum Size: 25 / Current Applicants: 25
Instructor: T. Rowburrey & C. Wall
Date: 3/18/2019 thru 5/27/2019 Time: 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location: - To Be Determined TBA, (Click for Driving Directions)
Registration Deadline: 1/7/2019

Course Description
This course is designed to provide candidates with a conceptual and instructional framework based for teaching reading and writing in the content areas.  Realizing that much of what is read involves informational texts (e.g., books, magazines, newspaper, instructions, directions, textbooks, guides, and other content sources) this course will provide candidate with research-based strategies for to help readers comprehend such text structures.  Essential to this course is interrelationship between reading and writing in grades P-12. 
Required Texts:
Billmeyer , R. (2004). Strategic Reading in the Content Areas 
Class Notes

Class Two

Session 1

March 18

Face to Face

First Class

Session 2

March 25*


Spring Break

Session 3

April 1

Face to Face


Session 4

April 8



Session 5

April 15

Face to Face


Session 6

April 22



Session 7

April 29

Face to Face


Session 8

May 6



Session 9

May 13

Face to Face


Session 10

May 20

Face to Face

Last Class

This class has been closed.

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Middle Georgia RESA
Attn: Christina Pearson
80 Cohen Walker Drive, B-228
Warner Robins, GA  31088

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