Elementary Education/Add-on Endorsement

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This add-on satisfies the endorsement for Kindergarten to grade 8.
Notes:

  • must have a current Washington State Patrol form;
  • for candidates who currently possess a Washington State Teaching Certificate;
  • see Williamson Hall 310 before registering for these courses.
Required Courses
ART 390ART IN THE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL3
EDUC 304INTRODUCTION TO ELEMENTARY READING3
EDUC 308FOUNDATIONS OF ELEMENTARY CLASSROOM MANAGEMENT3
EDUC 310LITERACY METHODS, MANAGEMENT AND ASSESSMENT IN THE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL4
EDUC 338LANGUAGE ARTS METHODS, MANAGEMENT AND ASSESSMENT IN THE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL4
EDUC 339SOCIAL STUDIES AND SCIENCE METHODS, MANAGEMENT AND ASSESSMENT IN THE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL5
MATH 211STRUCTURE OF ELEMENTARY MATH I5
MATH 212STRUCTURE OF ELEMENTARY MATH II5
MTED 390METHODS OF TEACHING ELEMENTARY SCHOOL MATHEMATICS5
MUSC 450INTEGRATING MUSIC INTO ELEMENTARY CLASSROOM COURSES3
PHED 390HEALTH AND PHYSICAL EDUCATION IN THE ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS3
PSYC 304EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY5
Total Credits48
There are science and social science courses that are strongly recommended, but not required. Content from these courses will appear on the NES.1
Select one of the following:5
INVESTIGATING BIOLOGY 1
INTRODUCTION TO BIOLOGY
an approved life science class with a lab
GEOG 101FUNDAMENTALS OF HUMAN GEOGRAPHY 15
or GEOG 230 WORLD REGIONAL GEOGRAPHY
Select one of the following:5
INVESTIGATING EARTH SCIENCE 1
an approved research science class with a lab
HIST 104EAST ASIA: TRADITION AND TRANSFORMATION 15
or HIST 106 WESTERN HERITAGE: 18TH CENTURY TO THE PRESENT
HIST 110AMERICAN EXPERIENCE: A SURVEY 15
Select one of the following:5
INVESTIGATING PHYSICAL SCIENCE 1
an approved physical science class with a lab
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Content from the strongly recommended science and social science courses will appear on the WEST E.