EEC 3400

Family Literacy and Young Children (3)

Prerequisite: EDF 2005 and EDF 2085 and EEC 4301 and EEX 4201 and EME 2040 and LAE 4416

Classification: Baccalaureate

Students in this course will learn how to work with families and practice how to use materials in the home and community environment to foster development and the acquisition of disciplinary literacy skills. Students will engage in the systematic problem-solving process as they scaffold learning by applying the principles of research-based reading instruction and integrating the six components of reading across disciplines. In addition to class meetings, a minimum of 10 hours of field experience in a diverse clinical setting are required. Successful completion of this course is a grade of C or better. This is a Florida ESOL (2010) endorsement infused class. This course includes field experience at the Webber Gallery.