Course: EED 648. Seminar in Elementary School Science Education (3)
Prerequisites: EED 610; Graduate standing. Advanced curriculum course in elementary school science for teachers. Major emphasis of the course will include theory and research related to contemporary aspects of elementary school science. Current trends and issues are examined in relation to current developments stressing an interdisciplinary approach to science. A research project, using elementary school children to test new ideas in science, is an integral and ongoing theme of the course.