EDU 344 Children's Literature and Social Studies
EDU 344 Children's Literature and Social Studies 3
This course is designed to provide an introduction to children's literature as well as a foundation for teaching social studies. It highlights the genres of the literature, learning about and through literature, and using quality literature integrated with other content. For social studies instruction, the course examines the state standards for social studies in the areas of world and American history, geography and civics and how to use children's literature as a content source for those areas of curriculum. Prerequisite: EDU 201 and EDU 202. Fall and spring semesters and Jan Term.