TSL 552 Topic 3 Biliteracy Development Needs Assessment GCU
The purpose of this assignment is to encourage students to analyze the needs of a single student in a bilingual setting. Through this analysis, students will be able to describe methods and strategies for biliteracy development, as well as articulate how to support the literacy needs of the individual student.
Complete the “Needs Assessment of Student” for a particular student in a bilingual setting to complete this assignment. Use a student from a school that you are involved with for your practicum/field experience. If it is not possible to work with a student in this capacity, choose an English language learner from the “Class Profile” document.
Include a 250-500 word rationale with your Needs Assessment that articulates specific methods and strategies that address the biliteracy needs of the selected student.
Include 3-5 sources from your research that support your rationale.
One reference could include an interview of your mentor teacher on the specific strategies that support ELL biliteracy development.
While APA format is not required for the body of this assignment, solid academic writing is expected, and in-text citations and references should be presented using APA documentation guidelines, which can be found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center.
This assignment uses a rubric. Review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion.
You are required to submit this assignment to LopesWrite. Refer to the LopesWrite Technical Support articles for assistance.
Document the hours and locations that you spend interacting with your mentor teacher on your Clinical Field Experience Verification Form.
Submit the Clinical Field Experience Verification Form with the last assignment by the assignment due date. Directions for submitting can be found on the College of Education site in the Student Success Center.