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EDU 104 - Language Arts for Young Children - Textbook

Module 3: Guidelines of the Alphabetic Code, Word Functions, & Structure

Learning Outcomes

  • Students will be able to build the background knowledge and vocabulary critical to listening and reading comprehension.
  • Students will be able to build the background knowledge and vocabulary critical to listening and reading comprehension.
  • Students will be able to define phonemic awareness and be able to identify how it looks.
  • Students will be able to identify patterns of logical organization in texts and identify basic features of rhetorical patterns (narrative, comparison, definition, etc.)
  • Students will be able to identify common sentence structures.
  • Students will be able to identify the function of nouns and different noun types.
  • Students will be able to identify the function and structure of pronouns.
  • Students will be able to identify categories and functions of verbs.
  • Students will be able to identify functions and differentiate between adverbs and adjectives.
  • Students will be able to identify functions for conjunctions, prepositions, and articles along with potential usage issues with each.
  • Students will be able to distinguish between active and passive voice.

Readings

Attributions

K-2 Skills Strand: General Overview. Authored by: Core Knowledge Language Arts. Provided by: New York State Education Department. Located at: https://nysed-prod.engageny.org/resource/general-overview-ckla/file/1436 License: CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 Unported License.

K-2 Listening & Learning Strand: General Overview. Authored by: Core Knowledge Language Arts. Provided by: New York State Education Department. Located at: https://nysed-prod.engageny.org/resource/general-overview-ckla/file/1441 License: CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 Unported License.

Facts: On Research on the Teaching of Phonics. Authored by: Constance Weaver. Provided by: Michigan English Language Arts Framework project. Located at: https://www.heinemann.com/shared/onlineresources/08894/08894f2.html License: Copyright 1996, 1997. May be copied.

Phonemic Awareness: The Single Sound Challenge. Authored by: Martha Hougen. Provided by: University of Texas. Located at: https://www.texasgateway.org/sites/default/files/resources/documents/2Brief_PhonemicAwareness.pdf​ (not working). License: CC BY-NC-ND 4.0.

Critical Reading: Logic and Structure, Module 2 Basic Reading and Writing. Authored by: Lumen Learning. Located at: https://courses.lumenlearning.com/basicreadingandwriting/chapter/outcome-logic-and-structure/ License: CC BY-Attribution 4.0 unless otherwise noted

Grammar: Sentence Structure, Module 5 Basic Reading and Writing. Authored by: Lumen Learning. Located at: https://courses.lumenlearning.com/basicreadingandwriting/chapter/outcome-sentence-structure-4-7/ License: CC BY-Attribution 4.0 unless otherwise noted

Grammar: Nouns, Module 5 Basic Reading and Writing. Authored by: Lumen Learning. Located at: https://courses.lumenlearning.com/basicreadingandwriting/chapter/outcome-nouns-4-1/ License: CC BY-Attribution 4.0 unless otherwise noted

Grammar: Pronouns, Module 5 Basic Reading and Writing. Authored by: Lumen Learning. Located at: https://courses.lumenlearning.com/basicreadingandwriting/chapter/outcome-pronouns/ License: CC BY-Attribution 4.0 unless otherwise noted.

Grammar: Verbs, Module 5 Basic Reading and WritingAuthored by: Lumen Learning. Located at: https://courses.lumenlearning.com/basicreadingandwriting/chapter/outcome-verbs-4-3/ License: CC BY-Attribution 4.0 unless otherwise noted

Grammar: Adjectives and Adverbs, Module 5 Basic Reading and Writing. Authored by: Lumen Learning. Located at:  https://courses.lumenlearning.com/basicreadingandwriting/chapter/outcome-adjective-and-adverbs-4-4/ License: CC BY-Attribution 4.0 unless otherwise noted

Grammar: Other Parts of Speech, Module 5 Basic Reading and Writing. Authored by: Lumen Learning. Located at:  https://courses.lumenlearning.com/basicreadingandwriting/chapter/outcome-other-parts-of-speech-4-5/ License: CC BY-Attribution 4.0 unless otherwise noted

Grammar: Voice, Module 5 Basic Reading and Writing. Authored by: Lumen Learning. Located at:  https://courses.lumenlearning.com/basicreadingandwriting/chapter/outcome-voice-4-8/ License: CC BY-Attribution 4.0 unless otherwise noted.