Mount Vernon Nazarene University

2011-2012 Catalog

ECE3032 Science for Upper Elementary Grades [2].

A comprehensive understanding of NSTA standards and the Ohio academic content standards, methods of instruction, assessment procedures, and materials for the teaching of science in the middle elementary grades. Candidates will become familiar with the nature of science, and the connections between the physical, life, and earth and space sciences. The course will prepare students to use appropriate scientific process and principles in the teaching of science.

Prerequisite: Admission to the Teacher Education Program.