This course utilizes laboratory activities, lecture and projects to present the content and methodology necessary for success in teaching Earth Science in the elementary classroom. Various geology topics will be covered such as the geosphere, hydrosphere, atmosphere, environmental issues and space. Teaching methodology includes developing a portfolio of activity plans, presenting an activity from those plans and creating a bulletin board pertaining to an Earth science concept. This course is intended for early childhood and elementary education students only.
Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6