Curriculum and Methods in Teaching Health Education at the Elementary Level
EDUC329 (Not Liberal Arts) Curriculum and Methods in Teaching Health Education at the Elementary Level 3 hrs. 3 crs. Methods of instruction to conduct health education in the elementary school. Concepts and skills in lesson and unit planning, classroom management, safety, evaluation and grading, and integration of children with special need. Health education concepts and ideas linking choice and behavior to prevention. Sub-disciplines include child growth and development, family life, nutrition and exercise, cancer prevention, decision making, basic safety, and cultural beliefs and practices, and effects on health and well-being. Preq: EDUC 283 and HE 320. Thirty hours field observation in the elementary school supervised by York College faculty members.