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2018-19 Undergraduate Catalog 
2018-19 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ED 3300 - Teaching Elementary School Social Studies

This course will explore and analyze a variety of issues and approaches to the teaching of elementary school social studies. Students learn about social studies curriculum including the development of a unit of study, lesson plans, authentic student data-driven informal and formal assessments, differentiated learning activities, the integration of technology, and working with culturally diverse learners, including English Language Learners. In addition to learning the methods of teaching social studies, students are engaged in critical thinking and problem solving methods. Students participate in on-campus teaching demonstrations and varied sample instructional activities. This course includes a non-credit field placement experience.