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CASD 2231 Speech & Language Development: School-age literacy development

Open Educational Resource (OER) created for Professor Epstein's CASD 2231 course.

School-age literacy development

Click below for a PDF of the lecture slides.


  • Phases of reading development.
  • Impact of phonological awareness on reading acquisition.
  • Bottom-up and top-down processing in reading.
  • Development of reading, writing, and spelling.