Writing Theory and Practices in Middle Childhood and Adolescence
Core course for understanding the teaching of reading from grades 5 through 12. Survey of writing theory, development, assessment & related instructional practices. Examines the role of writing within a comprehensive integrated curriculum including attention to narrative, expository & argumentative writing; how to address mechanics effectively; & supporting writers at risk of failing to meet grade-level standards, as well as reticent writers.
- Old Course Number: E26.2015