Online Course Start Date: Monday, September 20, 2021
Online Course End Date: Sunday, November 14, 2021
Graduate Cost: $660.00 (not including the cost of the textbook)
Credit: 3 Semester Hours of Graduate Credit
Registration Deadline: 9/15/2021 10:59 PM
This course is designed to provide you with the content knowledge, classroom methods, materials and strategies for teaching Social Studies in elementary school settings. Content knowledge in history, geography, economics, behavioral science, and political science is essential in preparing teachers to provide meaningful social studies experiences for elementary students. In an eight-week format, participants are guided through various activities including reading, viewing, reflection, investigations and applications to further increase their knowledge and awareness of topics related to teaching and learning in elementary social studies. Students will examine, study, and apply the Iowa Core Social Studies standards K-2 and 3-5.
If it is necessary to withdraw from this course before the start date, a $50 non-refundable processing fee will be assessed. No refunds will be given after the start date.