ED 4300 - Creativity in the Elementary Classroom

An exploration of the contents, processes and achievements of dance, music, theatre, and visual arts and their application as a primary media for communication, inquiry, and insight among elementary students. Emphasis is placed on development of arts literacy, the teacher as problem-solver and creative artist, and the integration of creative processes and structures in elementary school curriculum and instruction that encourages creative problem solving in children. Program requires a grade of "CB" or better. May repeat course one time only.

Prerequisites & Corequisites: Prerequisite: LS 3780 with a grade of "CB" or better and completion of six (6) credit hours in fine arts.

Credits: 3 hours

Restrictions: Restricted to majors/minors in education.

When Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer I

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