EDUC 0304 - Teaching Writing: PreK-6

Credits: 3

This course will focus on teaching writing of all discourse styles including personal narrative, creative writing, argument, information/explanatory texts, and poetry for early childhood and elementary populations including English language learners and students with variable learning needs. It will emphasize the competencies for grades K-6 included in the Massachusetts Common Core State Standards (CCSS) and best teaching and assessment practices. Students will have the opportunity to apply learning with K-6 students in an apprenticeship linked to the course or to apply learning to students' authentic writing samples.

Pre/co-requisite: EDUC 0305 .

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