EDUC 386 Social Studies Teaching for PK Through 5th Grade

This course delivers specific content and concepts as well as pedagogy for social studies teaching PK through 5th grade. Current practices and innovation focusing on the Ohio Learning Standards for Social Studies for PK through 5th grade as well as National Council of the Social Studies Standards (NCSS) will be examined. Teaching methods and practices that encourage the development of higher order thinking skills will be stressed.