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2018-2019 EIU Undergraduate Catalog 
2018-2019 EIU Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ELE 4770 - Teaching Science and Social Science in the Primary Grades (K-3).

(3-0-3) F, S. This course introduces teacher candidates to content area instruction in the primary grades. Coursework includes research-based teaching methods coupled with effective instructional theory and developmental considerations in designing curriculum for teaching young children. Teacher candidates will develop lesson plans and an integrated thematic unit of study with a focus on science and social studies instruction. This course is restricted to Early Childhood Majors, Special Education Majors, and Post Baccalaureate students who have met all prerequisites.

Prerequisites & Notes:
ELE 3250 and ELE 3281 or permission of department chair. University Teacher Education and department requirements for enrollment must be met. Co-requisites: ELE 4100.

Credits: 3