Online K-5 Science Endorsement - Physical Science (RESA) Course 1 (END19030)


Credits: 6 / Tuition: $420 / Non Middle Ga RESA Fee: $480.00 / No Show Fee: $0.00
Status: OPEN / Maximum Size: 25 / Current Applicants: 1
Instructor: Ann Williams-Brown
Date: 8/24/2018 thru 11/2/2018 Time: 12:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: - Online class, (Click for Driving Directions)
Registration Deadline: 8/16/2018

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Course Description

The target audience for this course is elementary teachers who desire to increase their professional practice and content knowledge of science within the K-5 setting.  However, the K-5 Science endorsement is open to individuals who hold an existing Level 4 or higher teaching certificate.

REGISTRATION:

Enrollment must be approved and submitted by Professional Learning Coordinator. Please click on the following link to print and complete the Endorsment Application Form needed for approval.    
 
Endorsement Application    Please have your Professional Learning Coordinator sign this form.  Also, attach a copy of your Teaching Certificate and
scan and email to cpearson@mgresa.us 
 

In addition to the paper application, registration must also be submitted online.  Scroll down to start your application below.

Additional Requirements:  
  • Candidate must be teaching Science in grades K-5
  • Candidate must hold a certificate in at least one of the following areas:
    • Early Childhood Education (P-5)
    • Middle Grades Science (4-8)
    • Special Education General Curriculum/Early Childhood Education (P-5)
    • Special Education Field (which may include gifted education) with a core content concentration in Science.
The on-line portion of the class consists of learning modules that will be completed over a nine week period. All assignments and projects must be turned in and completed satisfactorily to the instructor by the last class.

This is the first course of the K-5 Science Endorsement. The course focuses on content knowledge, science inquiry, and strategies for teaching physical science. The course will provide an online instructional and research opportunity in the organization of physical science with a focus on K-5 science Georgia Performance Standards. The online approach will model the same process of scientific inquiry as a regular classroom structure including reading, research, discussion, and other interactive experiences.  The course provides effective teaching methodologies, strategies, development and implementation of inquiry lessons that can be used when teaching physical science.

 

Required Texts:

Conceptual Integrated Science Plus Mastering Physics with eText
Access Card Package, 2nd Edition    
by Paul Hewitt (Author), Suzanne A Lyons  (Author), John, A Suchoki (Author), Jennifer Yeh
Class Notes
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Registration Policy:

Registration for courses must be received online prior to the registration deadline. Space is limited and is based on first come, first serve basis. Your registration status will remain pending until we receive the registration fee and approval from your system Professional Learning Coordinator. The registration fee must be submitted immediately. We currently accept credit cards (except American Express), cash, checks, or money orders.  If mailing your fee, please make payable to Middle Georgia RESA and send to:   

Middle Georgia RESA
Attn: Christina Pearson
80 Cohen Walker Drive, B-228
Warner Robins, GA  31088

For Substitute Teacher Training, we only accept cash or debit/credit cards (except American Express).
 

Registration Fees are posted for each course.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation for any course must be received prior to the registration deadline. Registration fees are refundable only if cancellation is received by the registration deadline. Any cancellations received after the deadline will not be accepted and fees will not be returned. If cancellation is not made and registrant does not attend the course, the status will be "No Show" and payment will still be required.