Teaching of English IV
Completes the study and experience in the methods and materials of teaching English in the secondary schools. The focus of this course includes components for oral communication, including speaking and listening. Class participants will explore appropriate materials for the 7-12 student for the delivery of literary passages for oral presentation, study teaching strategies such as discussion and conversation techniques for oral presentation of material in the classroom, and develop effective communication teaching methods for group presentations. Students will develop skill in the direction and production of school theatre and speech activities. In addition, students will participate in activities to include components of the Nebraska K-12 Content Standards. Prerequisite: English 323,324,325, English or English/Language Arts major and enrolled in the professional term, or permission. Offered fall term.