Graduate Catalog 2021-2022

EDE 693 Part I: Children's Naive Theories and Misconceptions in Science

2 hours; 2 credits. This course will be graded Pass/Fail. Part I of a course that will examine the most common of children's naïve theories and misconceptions in science and their sources. Students will analyze research about children's misconceptions and develop teaching methods to refute the most widespread and enduring misconceptions held by elementary school students. Prerequisite: Permission of the School of Education