SMED 34330 - Teaching/Learning A: Science

Description
This first in a sequence of two three-credit courses, in conjunction with the matching field experience/practicum, focuses on K-12 content and instructional methodology in science for the K-12 classroom with an emphasis on middle school levels. The course content revolves around the use of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) themes in Science for All Americans as the guiding goal for K-12 science. It introduces and elaborates on the National and New Jersey Science Standards as the means to reach specific objectives for prospective science teachers and their future students. The course concentrates on the use of inquiry based models in the teaching of science as defined by both the National and New Jersey Science Standards for grades K-8.
Credits
3
Attributes
Catalog Course, Undergrad Lvl crses 0-499
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Recent Semesters
Spring 2019, Fall 2018, Spring 2018, Fall 2017
Offered
M
Avg. Class Size
25
Avg. Sections
1