EDE 717: Learning and Teaching Science in Childhood Settings —Grades 1 to 6.
3 hours, 3 credits. Exploration of ways in which children, including children who are learning English as a second language, and children with special needs develop an understanding of science in family, neighborhood, and school settings. Approaches to science, documentation and assessment of instruction, including the use of media and technology within an integrated curriculum to meet State and national standards. Ten hours of fieldwork required in childhood settings with diverse populations, action research, and the development of an academic portfolio. PREREQ: EDE 721 and EDE 722, one undergraduate or graduate laboratory science course. COREQ: EDE 718.
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