CHD 119 Introduction to Reading Methods

Focuses on promoting language and literacy skills as the foundation for emergent reading. Emphasizes phonetic awareness and alphabetic principles, print awareness and concepts, comprehension and early reading and writing. Addresses strategies for intervention and support for exceptional children and English Language Learners. NOTE: This course replaces CHD 117. Placement test recommendation for ENG 111 requiredPrerequisite: Readiness to enroll in ENG 111.  Lecture 2 hours. Laboratory 2 hours. Total 4 hours per week. Generally offered spring.