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Graduate Course Details
Number EDU 899
Title Social Studies Methods in Elementary School
Credits 1.5
Prerequisites EDU737 and EDU829 or EDG790
Co-requisites EDU762

Description

Teacher candidates will plan lessons and units that introduce children to a sense of wonder, curiosity, and participation in their world, their country, and their neighborhood. Their planning will facilitate elementary students? investigation of the physical contour of their planet and the relationship among people through the study and research of history, economics, geography, government and civics. Special emphasis throughout on inquiry, creativity, and critical thinking. Three hours per week for half a semester. Required for Initial Licensure.