Science Education In Early Childhood Education
The main purpose of the
science course is to give the students both the practical and theoretical
foundation of how to teach science as a subjects to young children in lower
primary schools. Students are encouraged to plan lessons and demonstrate how to
teach them in a practical teaching/learning situation.
By the end of the course
students should be able to:
the term science and how young children develop the concept science
the role played by families and communities in the teaching of science to
the ability to use different methods of teaching science in lower primary
and adapt instructional materials for use in teaching science to children
in lower primary classes.
assess the performances of children in lower primary classes in science