Certificate in Science Teaching in Elementary School Science

This certificate is designed to give K-8 teachers a basic understanding of a broad range of topics in physical science, life science and earth/space science. These courses are specially designed to help K-8 teachers integrate inquiry-based science into the classroom while improving their own science content knowledge.

Complete 12 credits selected from the below list:

BIOL 591Special Topics (Plant Science: It Grows on You)1
BIOL 591Special Topics (Using Local Ecosystems to Implement Elementary Biology Activities)1
EDCI 591Special Topics (Symbiosis - Eat, Prey, Love)3
EDCI 591Special Topics (History of Spaceflight and Space Technology)3
ERTH 591Special Topics (Elementary Weather)1
ERTH 591Special Topics (Landforms for Elementary Teachers)1
ERTH 591Special Topics (Teaching Middle School Earth System Science)3
LRES 591Special Topics (The Dirt on Soil Science for Elementary Teachers)1
PHSX 591Special Topics (Electric Circuits & Magnetism)2
PHSX 591Special Topics (Elementary Space Science)1
PHSX 591Special Topics (The Science of Sound)1
PHSX 591Special Topics (The World of Forces)1
PHSX 591Special Topics (The World of Motion)1