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TEDU 561: Reading Foundations

Search Term Examples

Topics / Concepts:

  • "phonemic awareness"
  • phonics
  • "reading fluency"
  • vocabulary
  • "reading comprehension"
  • literacy
  • reading
  • "reading skills"
  • "teaching methods"
  • "english language learners"
  • "limited english speaking"
  • "non english speaking"
  • bilingualism
  • "bilingual students"
  • "learning disabilities"
  • [name of disability or disorder]
  • "reading difficulties"
  • "reading intervention*"
  • "writing intervention*"

Resources for the Research Project / Presentation

ERIC should provide you with the articles you need from scholarly journals for your annotated bibliography. However, some of you may have topics that are closely related to the psychology of learning, so you might want to search PsycINFO as well.

1. EDUCATION: ERIC

2. Psychology: PsycINFO

Is it a Refereed Article?

Refereed, scholarly, and peer-reviewed are often used interchangeably to mean credible sources rigorously reviewed before publication. These short videos will help you determine (1) whether the publication itself is scholarly; and (2) the type of scholarly article in that publication.