(F) (Formerly EDUC 361) Focuses on the principles, techniques, and materials for the teaching of reading in the primary grades, with an emphasis on the methods and materials which provide for developmental and differentiated instruction. Also included will be discussion of various reading philosophies, practices, and terminology; evaluation of instructional methods and materials; independent completion of a word attack tutorial for teachers, development of a literature focus unit; reading and discussion of children's literature selections. Sixteen (16) hours of field experience is required. Advanced Block. Prerequisites: Admission to Teacher Education and completion of Intermediate Block.