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Effective Reading and Language Instruction (Domains of Literacy in the K-12 Curriculum)


Readability

CPD Program Accreditation Number

Professional Teachers : PTR-2017-059-4603

CPD Units : Fifteen (15) Units

Course Overview

Enhance your students’ learning and growth by learning how to incorporate the domains of literacy in your daily class activities. This course will discuss the WHY, the WHAT, and the HOW of teaching literacy to your students that can help build their knowledge and access high level texts.

What You Will Learn

Upon completion of this course, the learners are expected to:

  • know the why, what, and how of teaching literacy; and
  • design lesson plans and classroom activities that are effective and appropriate to the developmental stages of reading.

Course Instructor

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Camille Quiambao

Subject Matter Expert

Course Content

Week 1 - Reading in Context and Reading Development

5 Videos | 3 Readings | 2 Activities

5 Videos

  • Welcome to the course!
  • Understanding the Big Picture
  • Reading Is a Big Skill Built on Small Skills
  • Characteristics of a Good Reader
  • Stages of Reading Development - An Overview

3 Readings

  • Literacy Rates of Filipinos vis-a-vis the K-12 Curriculum
  • Developmental Stage vis-a-vis Needs and Readiness
  • Chall's 6 Stages of Reading Development

2 Activities

  • Pretest (Ungraded)
  • Quiz (Graded)

Week 2 - Domains of Literacy Part 1

8 Videos | 2 Activities

8 Videos

  • An Introduction to Domains of Literacy
  • Attitude towards Language, Literacy, and Literature
  • Oral Language
  • Phonological Awareness
  • Book and Print Knowledge
  • Alphabet Knowledge
  • Writing and Composition
  • Phonics and Word Recognition

2 Activities

  • Quiz (Graded)
  • Peer Graded Assignment

Week 3 - Domains of Literacy Part 2

6 Videos | 1 Reading | 2 Activities

6 Videos

  • Spelling
  • Grammar Awareness
  • Fluency
  • Vocabulary Development
  • Listening and Reading Comprehension
  • Study Skills

1 Reading

  • On Spelling, Grammar, Fluency, and Vocabulary

2 Activities

  • Quiz (Graded)
  • Peer Graded Assignment

Week 4 - Balanced Literacy Approach

4 Videos | 2 Activities

4 Videos

  • Process of Explicit Instruction
  • Literature-Based Instruction
  • Balanced Literacy Approach Explained
  • Sample Lesson on Main Idea and Supporting Details

2 Activities

  • Quiz (Graded)
  • Peer Graded Assignment

Week 5 - Final Project

2 Activities

2 Activities

  • Final Peer Graded Assignment
  • Final Exam
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