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 MAE4326 - How Children Learn Mathematics

 

Week*
 
Lecture(s)
 
Chapter Readings/Resources
 
Assignments*
 
1.1







Introductions

Review Syllabus





Chapters 1 & 2

Discussion 1
Resource File




1.2





Sequences





  Fibonacci Scavenger Hunt




2.1








Planning Effective Lessons

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Chapters 3 & 4

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Group Discussion Board: Mathematical Practices

Writing a good Lesson Plan




2.2








Questioning & Problem Solving






   
3.1





Integrating Technology

 

Using Geogebra and TI-Nspire Technology Activities



Chapter 5




Technology Activities


GeoGebra Install
GeoGebra Quickstart Guide


3.2










See Above.










  Technology Activities


Area Formulas Instructions
Area Formulas TNS File

Application of Polynomials Instructions
Application of Polynomials TNS File



4.1






Sharing Results of Technology Activities





Chapters 6 & 7




Group Discussion Board: Design & Facilitate a Rocketry Workshop

 

4.2








   
5.1





Enriching Mathematics Activities

 

Showcase Demonstration Project Presentations


Enrichment Units 1-40

Discussion 3

Diagnostic Teaching Assignment

Chapter Quiz 2

5.2











   
6.1






Assessment Manipulative Activities




Enrichment Units 41-80

Group Discussion Board: Article Reviews

6.2












   
7.1








Other Activities







Enrichment Units 81-125






Discussion 4

Mini Teach

Chapter Quiz 3

7.2













   
8.1














Mini Teach Presentations
Share Journal Readings
Share Resource File










 

Field Experience Evaluation

Final Examination

8.2









   

 

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Exact Date can be found on the current syllabus

 

Lectures are in MS PowerPoint (v10) format. The PowerPoint Vewer or Open Office suite may be freely downloaded.

 

Practice Problems are in PDF format. The 

Adobe Acrobat Viewer is also a free download.