Elementary Methods II
Course Summary: This course teaches techniques in integrating Math, Science, and Literacy. Students learn practical approaches to creating literacy-rich learning environments in which children can develop mathematical and scientific knowledge. Application of lesson and unit planning through extended supervised field experience with emphasis on assessment and impact on student learning is part of the field experience. Classroom management skills, including behavioral considerations, reflection, and techniques are applied in the elementary classroom.
Student expectations include: Observing and working with a classroom teacher; teaching from projects that are developed in sync with topics from the teachers;
Cooperating teachers are expected to complete mid-semester summative evaluations, dispositions and conferences with students and complete final evaluations and dispositions on Tk20.