EEC 4245: Social Studies in Early Childhood through grade 3
Course Description for Social Studies in Early Childhood through grade 3
Social Studies in Early Childhood through grade 3
Prerequisite: EEC 4260
Description: This course provides an overview of social studies content and ways to effectively integrate the content across the curriculum. The course will include updated research and theory on the developmental practices and principles of teaching young children (through grade 3). Methods of developing students' critical and creative thinking through a focus on social justice, advocacy and democratic principles will be explored. The course includes a 10-hour field experience.