Graduate Catalog 2019-2020

EDE 671 Thematic Content Knowledge In The Elementary Social Studies(GNA)

3 lecture hours, 1 conference hour; 4 credits. Students will acquire wider knowledge of the curriculum and a deeper understanding of the content themes of the Social Studies, as outlined by state and national associations. From this deeper understanding of the content and context of the core curriculum, students of teaching will create authentic, grade-aligned learning activities and assessments that meet the diverse needs of all students. Field experience related assignments will be drawn from the student's individual school settings. Prerequisite: Matriculation in Sequence I of the Graduate Elementary Education Program or EDE 620