Full course description
This is a for-cost course. To accept responsibility for payment and pay via credit card, use the Promotional Code: SendMeInvoice when signing up for this course. Once you are enrolled you will receive an invoice for the cost of this course. If payment is not received prior to June 1, 2021, you will be dropped from the course.
“...Oral language is the most powerful human tool. It is how we create our world; in turn, it shapes us as thinkers and doers.” Fountas and Pinnell (2009), p.132. This course is designed to provide an understanding of the language system, discover how oral language builds pathways to literacy learning, investigate contexts of learning that support oral language, and learn how to evaluate students’ oral language for support during literacy instruction.
By the end of this course, participants will be able to:
- Understand the language system and how this system supports literacy learning
- Discover ways oral language builds pathways for literacy learning
- Investigate the contexts of learning that support oral language development and literacy growth
- Evaluate students’ oral language and determine next steps for literacy instruction
June 2 - June 30
Required Live Sessions:
For your schedule, please note we will meet synchronously in our online course from 10:00am - 1:00pm on the following days:
Summer Institute Course Theme
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If you have registration questions or experience issues with this course, please submit a request for support through our EHE Scarlet Support Request Form. Make sure to include the full name of the course and the email address you used to register your account in Scarlet.