CRC19: Courses

ENGED 320 Service Learning: Tutoring Elementary Students in Reading

Units: 3

Hours: 36 hours LEC; 54 hours LAB

Prerequisite: ENGRD 110 with a grade of "C" or better, or equivalent skills demonstrated through the assessment process.

Transferable: CSU

This class offers students an opportunity to learn and practice basic methods of tutoring elementary children in reading. Students will meet on campus for the first part of the semester to be trained, and then will be assigned to a nearby elementary school where they will have in-depth practice at tutoring elementary children. This course, which provides an early field experience for students interested in elementary education, may be taken once for credit. Prior to beginning work in the schools, students may be required to be fingerprinted and pass a TB test.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

SLO#1: Define, clarify and analyze components of a developmentally-appropriate elementary school reading/language arts program.