MCE4082 Middle Childhood Methods Laboratory .
A field-based experience for observing and teaching in a middle childhood classroom (grades 4-8). One credit hour emphasizes reading acquisition and fulfills the state mandated reading requirement. The other three hours emphasize the teaching of science, social studies, mathematics, and language arts. Special emphasis is given to modifying curriculum and instruction to meet the needs of the diverse learner, including those with disabilities, developmental delays, and special gifts/talents.
Prerequisite: Admission to the Teacher Education Program.
Co-requisite: Methods courses in the professional development semester.