Mathematics for Elementary Teachers III

Professor Hlas
hlascs (@) uwec.edu
Hibbard 530

We can't solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them.
—Albert Einstein

Course Information

This is the third of three mathematics courses specifically designed for preservice elementary teachers. "Elementary" mathematics forms the foundation for all mathematical thinking. To fully understand this foundation, a teacher of mathematics must be comfortable with various methods and representations for mathematical ideas. This will be done by making sense of useful mathematics ( algebra, geometry, and data analysis) and by focusing on:

More course information is available on D2L.

Goals

Required

  1. Productive disposition!
  2. Mathematics for Elementary Teachers with Activities (4th edition), by Sybilla Beckmann

Recommended

  1. Calculator

Resources