Course Description

This course is content-based, exploring the literacy genre of nonfiction and informational texts and how participants can use nonfiction in the classroom to motivate student's reading and writing. Discover resources for finding well-crafted nonfiction. Choose literary nonfiction to read from print and digital resources. Document nonfiction reading through a practical and useful reading log. Create lists of nonfiction titles for read-aloud, text sets, paired texts, mentor texts and classroom application. Meets Common Core State Standards.

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Section Title
Using Nonfiction to Motivate Reading and Writing K-12
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Delivery Options
Course Fee(s)
SPU Tuition credit (5 units) $610.00
Available for Credit
5 Quarter Credits
Section Notes

This course is offered in collaboration with College Courses Online.

Course is self-paced. Completion time: up to one year.

Refund Policy: Withdrawals submitted online through SPU within 3 days of enrollment will receive a 100% refund. Withdrawal requests submitted within 21 days of enrollment will receive a 95 percent refund. No refunds will be given after 21 days, and no withdrawals will be accepted after the end date of the course. Please return all course materials you have received. Instructions on how to withdraw are located on our website under Students/Withdrawal and Refund Policies.

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