TEDU 517. Science Education in the Elementary School. 3 Hours.
Semester course; 3 lecture hours. 3 credits. Prerequisites: TEDU 414 and admission to teacher preparation program. Corequisites: TEDU 310 (Practicum B), 522 and 591. A course designed to renew and/or expand teachers' knowledge and skills in the teaching of science in the classroom and the community. New materials and methodologies will be examined in the light of current trends, research findings and professional recommendations.