CBSE 7300T Methodology in Childhood Science and Environmental Teaching and Learning I
45 hours plus 15 hours conference and fieldwork; 3 credits
Implementation, adaptation, and assessment in practice of research validated science curricula for childhood education. Emphasis on life and environmental science. Approaches to integrating science in teaching and learning language arts, humanities and social sciences; children's science and environmental literature; development of oral and written communication skills in the context of childhood science inquiry. Adapting pedagogy to the needs of English language learners and students with diverse learning styles. Examination of environmental ethics and issues. Field trips will be required.
Corequisite: General Science 7030T.