SEED 7310T Methodology in Middle Childhood and Adolescence Science Teaching I
45 hours plus conference, 15 hours field experience; 3 credits
Implementation, adaptation, and assessment in practice of research validated science curricula for middle childhood with an emphasis on the life and environmental sciences. Approaches to integrating language arts and social sciences in teaching and learning science; development of reading, oral and written communication skills in the sciences. 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. Not open to students who have taken EDUC 7310.
Prerequisite: matriculation in middle childhood science education.