ED 346W

Methods of Teaching Science in the Elementary School

The purpose of this course is to describe the techniques and skills necessary for successfully teaching content in science at the elementary school level. Teacher candidates will be actively engaged in problem-solving, hands-on activities, inquiry-based design, experimentation, and other methods of teaching science. Attention will be given to the use of technology and best practices based on research. Prerequisites: A grade of "C" or better in ED 200, ED 355 or EE 309, passing Praxis Core. Credit, 3 hours.