STRUCTURES

Topic: Reading/Literacy
Instructor: Evelyn Peter
Method: Face to Face (WRK)
Sponsor: AU Southwest Ohio Center
Center Offered: SWPD

Course Description:

YOU MUST HAVE FIRST REGISTERED WITH BRAINSPRING BEFORE REGISTERING FOR ASHLAND CREDIT 

http://brainspring.com/courses/

This course emphasizes instruction of the learning/language-disabled student at all grade-levels and is critical for teachers working with special education students grades 4-12 and adults.

Level II is required for those pursuing certification.

Participants gain expertise in:
• Instruction of skills taught in Phonics First®/Structures Level I
• Customizing lessons for the dyslexic and learning/language-disabled student at all grade-levels 
• Advanced concepts of decoding and encoding

Participants learn customize instruction in:
• Basic phonics through advanced morphology
• Syllabication/multisyllable word attack strategies
• The Reciprocal Teaching process 
• Multisensory comprehension
• Multisensory syntax (grammar)

Additional benefits:
• Guidance with lesson planning and classroom implementation
• Opportunities for hands-on lesson practice
• Emphasis on teaching reading to struggling and dyslexic/learning disabled readers using Orton-Gillingham methodology

Upon completion, participants will:
• Receive a document of completion
• Be prepared to teach Phonics First® and Structures to K-12 dyslexic/learning disabled students
• Be eligible to complete our nationally recognized Phonics First® Specialist Certification

Prerequisite: Completion of Phonics First® Level I three months or more prior to enrolling in Level II. Current teaching experience with Phonics First® is strongly recommended.

Cost: $370
Timespan of Course:
January 1, 2018 to March 31, 2018
Contact E-mail: brigittep@rlac.com

Meeting Times

  • Location of Meeting: 
    Brainspring Academy
Course Number: EDU*6270*R9
Academic Term: 18/GW
Academic Level: GW
Semester Hours: 2.00
Subject: EDU