LANGUAGE 2: SOUNDS IN SYLLABLES Required for Therapy Level Certification
Language 2 introduces students to the higher linguistic concepts taught from level 2 through level 4 of Sounds in Syllables by Sandra Dillon. In addition to learning these concepts, the student will demonstrate multisensory instructional methods for teaching these concepts to their students.
Additional areas of study will include reading in-depth articles and chapters on multisensory instruction by leaders in the field of dyslexia. Areas of concentration will include higher levels in Alphabet skills, Handwriting, Spelling and Verbal Expression as well as discussion of written expression, vocabulary and etymology.
Students must complete Language 1 and be currently enrolled in the Therapy Level Supervision Practicum in order to enroll in Language 2.
Course Dates: September 5-November 7, 2020. Participants will have access to pre-recorded lectures and materials. Live online sessions will be:
September 19, October 10, and October 31 from 9:00-noon
Cost: $985. Graduate credit available for an additional fee.
Required Reading: Multisensory Teaching of Basic Language Skills, 4th Edition by Beverly J. WolfM.Ed. , Judith Birsh