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EDCI 593-452 (E151PDFIEL1)
This course will teach the elementary educator how to design and implement engaging field science investigations in the schoolyard and nearby natural spaces.
The teacher will understand how children interact with the environment during several stages of development from preschool through teenage years, and will be able to design lessons that are appropriate for each level of engagement with the environment (Standard 1: Learner Development)
The teacher will understand the principles and practice of field science studies, and will be able to design a comprehensive lesson for use on the schoolyard or nearby natural space (Standard 4: Content knowledge)
The teacher will learn and practice the skills needed to identify local flora and fauna (Standard 4: Content Knowledge)
Instructor: Heather Bilden
Dates & Times: August 12 – 13, 2014; 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Location: MSUB Downtown (214 N. Broadway), Seminar room
Credit Option(s): 2 professional development graduate credits
Cost: $398.00 (2 credits)