Course: HSCI 465ELM. Teaching Health in the Elementary School Classroom (1)
Prerequisite: Restricted to College of Education Credential Students or permission of instructor. The course explores the practical application of selected instructional strategies for teaching health subjects in accordance with the California Health Framework and the California Health Standards. Instructional methods utilized include classroom discussion and problem-solving topics. Content covers health services and a safe and healthy environment within the whole school community which are accessible to all students, are inclusive and culturally relevant, and age appropriate. Students’ cognitive, physical, social and emotional health are also addressed. This course is required for the Multiple Subject Credential.