This course is an introduction to science content and methodologies suitable for grades K-9, designed to equip the prospective teacher with the knowledge, skills and attitudes that are necessary to deliver the NWT science curriculum. Students are introduced to various current resources in order to update their scientific knowledge and allow them to design and participate in a variety of science-related activities. Differing worldviews concerning science knowledge are explored through a variety of literature, resources and instructional methods. Hands-on, community-based programming is emphasized. Aboriginal perspectives will be an integral part of course delivery. Appropriate assessment, evaluation and reporting procedures will also be threaded throughout the course.