CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY, STANISLAUS DEPARTMENT OF TEACHER EDUCATION

Fall, 1997

Reading/Language Arts: An Integrated Perspective EDBL 4110 003 (5 units)

Instructor: Helena Janes, Ph.D.

Class: Fri. - Sat., to be arranged

Office hours: before and after class and by appointment

Office: CSUS 112, (209) 954-5777

e-mail: hjanes@toto.csustan.edu or hjlmtm@aol.com

Course Description: EDBL 4110 is designed to teach theories and practice of effective bilingual reading instruction in the elementary grades. Spanish is the primary target language for this class: the focus is the development of an integrated approach to languages and literacies which meets the needs of diverse populations and honors diverse forms of literacy.

Course Objectives: Upon successful completion of this class, the student will be able to demonstrate an understanding of each of the following components as they relate to bilingual theory and practice of an integrated language reading program: