EDU 34510 Pre K-8 Health, Physical Education, and the Arts

This course provides an overview of health, physical education, nutritional requirements, safety precautions, first aid techniques and emergency procedures of the young child to ensure the health and well-being of each child in a classroom setting. This course explores design methods and competencies for teaching music, movement, and art. This course will review principles of instruction to accommodate students from diverse backgrounds and different abilities and/or exceptionalities. Lesson planning, effective teaching techniques, classroom management skills, and evaluation for instructional outcomes will be studied in a unified and thematic approach to curriculum development. Lab fee required.