Texas Adolescent Literacy Academy Tier I: Content Area Instructional Routines to Support Academic Literacy

Texas Adolescent Literacy Academy Tier I: Content Area Instructional Routines to Support Academic Literacy

  • Intended Audience: Teachers
  • Subject: ELA & Reading
  • CPE Credits: 9
  • CPE Provider: Vaughn Gross Center for Reading and Language Arts (500-657)

Description

Texas Adolescent Literacy Academy Tier I builds knowledge and skills so teachers can effectively support the development of reading skills in adolescent students. The strategies presented in the course promote the implementation of effective reading instruction for all students across all content areas. Participants who successfully complete all modules and the assessment will earn nine CPE credits.

Standards

No aligned standards.

Course Outline

  • Unit 1: Overview Module 1: A Schoolwide Approach to Reading Intervention
  • Unit 1: Overview Module 2: Effective Instruction
  • Unit 2: Vocabulary Instructional Routines Module 1: Selecting Words
  • Unit 2: Vocabulary Instructional Routines Module 2: Pronouncing and Defining Words
  • Unit 2: Vocabulary Instructional Routines Module 3: Generating Examples and Nonexamples
  • Unit 3: Comprehension Instructional Routines Module 1: Building Background Knowledge
  • Unit 3: Comprehension Instructional Routines Module 2: Identifying Main Ideas in Text
  • Unit 3: Comprehension Instructional Routines Module 3: Writing Summaries