Research Article Critique 

–  Each Candidate will select an article relevant to this course and how literacy is integrated across other subjects and type  a one-two page critique for the article using the American Psychological Association (APA) format. (IRA Standards 1 to 5; MSLAF #1; #2; #3 and #4, REF #1, #2, & #5)

The following journals are good possible sources (not a complete list) for journal articles that are relevant to the field of reading research:

The Reading Teacher

Reading Improvement

Reading Research and Instruction

Research in the Teaching of English

Reading Research Quarterly

Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy

Use the following as a guide to complete your Article Critiques:

RE 510: Teaching Literacy Skills in Content Areas

Article Critique

Name: ____________________________________

Please use the prescribed format below (make sure you list your info in the exact order indicated below):

Article Reference Information (APA Format)


Title of Article:



Publication Date:

Article Summary:

(Minimum of 1 page)

Reflection: (including information regarding how literacy instruction in your article is taught across other disciplines and how you would use the info in the article to help you in your own classroom):

Reflection(Minimum of 1/2 page)