Elementary Social Studies: Making Your Content Relevant
EDMA 208

Course: Elementary Social Studies: Making Your Content Relevant - EDMA 208

Cost: $595

Cancellation Policy: 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. To request withdrawal or a refund please send a written request to distancelearning@drake.edu.

Description: 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.

Registration Deadline: January 25, 2016 at midnight.

Course Start and End Dates: February 1 - March 27, 2016.

Credit: 3 semester hours of Drake Continuing Education & Professional Development graduate credit


Drake University Continuing Education & Professional Development
3206 University Avenue • Des Moines, IA 50311








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