Teaching Mathematics, grades 5-12

Calendar

This is a tentative schedule that may be changed based on the needs of the students, the needs of the instructor, or any apocalyptic events that may occur during the semester.

Sept 11

Homework due today

  1. Practice » CPM syllabus

Prior knowledge

Sept 18

Homework due today

  1. Practice » In-class assessment

Summative assessment

Sept 25

Homework due today

  1. Readings:
  2. Practice » Assessment scoring

How is mathematics learned?

Oct 2

Homework due today

  1. Practice » Teaching videos

Teaching for understanding

Oct 9

Homework due today

  1. Practice »Formative assessment

Objectives & Formative assessment

Oct 16

Homework due today

  1. Readings:
  2. Practice » Problem-solving task

Problem solving

Oct 23

Homework due today

  1. Readings (choose four):
  2. Practice » Motivation

Motivation & engagement

Cognitive engagement

Oct 30

Homework due today

  1. Readings:
  2. Practice » Mathematical connections

Teaching number and operations

Nov 6

Homework due today

  1. Readings:
  2. Practice » Mathematical connections

Teaching algebra

Nov 13

Homework due today

  1. Readings:
  2. Practice » Mathematical connections
  3. Prepare problem and scaffolds for PS observations

Teaching geometry & proof

Nov 20

Homework due today

  1. Readings:
  2. Practice » Mathematical connections

Teaching probability & statistics

Nov 27

Homework due today

  1. Readings
  2. No practice assignment this week!

Homework and practice

Dec 4

Homework due today

  1. Readings
  2. Practice » Math project

Grading

Dec 11

Homework due today

  1. Readings (choose three)
  2. Practice » External resources

Reflections

Final exam

(University finals schedule)