2016-2017 Academic Catalog 
    May 28, 2020  
2016-2017 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

EDUC 441 - Teaching Science Methods: Secondary

Credits: 3
Prerequisite: EDUC 200
EDUC 201

Corequisite: EDUC 440

In this course, students will integrate prior coursework in science, education, literacy, and science education research to develop instructional unit(s) that address the Next Generation Science Standards.  Students will practice using narrative, analogies, physical experience, and technology to design effective science instruction, and traditional and performance assessments. In conclusion, the course will explore how international and national contexts influence standards and practices in science teaching.