Algebraic Thinking

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

1:

### Mon/Tues

Before class

- #### Class: Introductions #. assign groups #. [Jinx puzzle](handouts/jinx-puzzle.html) #. introductions and [syllabus scavenger hunt](handouts/syllabus-game.html) #. Q&A

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- [WeBWorK]()
### Wed/Thurs

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2:

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4:

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7:

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8:

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9:

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10:

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11:

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12:

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13:

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14:

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### Final exam - [review topics](handouts/review.html) - one page of notes (one-sided, handwritten) - allowed: calculator
### Mon/Tues or Wed/Thurs

Before class

- take notes on Chapter 9.5 Formative quiz #### How can story problems be modeled different ways? #. [CA 9U](https://uweau.instructure.com/courses/493418/pages/class-activities-from-beckmann) (strip diagrams and algebra)

After class

- take notes on [Using a Model Approach to Enhance Algebraic Thinking in the Elementary School Mathematics Classroom](https://uweau.instructure.com/courses/493418/files/48444149) - [WeBWorK]()
### Mon/Tues or Wed/Thurs

Before class

- try next problem on [CA 9U](https://uweau.instructure.com/courses/493418/pages/class-activities-from-beckmann) Formative quiz #### How can story problems be modeled different ways? (continued) #. continue [CA 9U](https://uweau.instructure.com/courses/493418/pages/class-activities-from-beckmann) (strip diagrams and algebra)

After class

- [CA 9W](https://uweau.instructure.com/courses/493418/pages/class-activities-from-beckmann) ($750, $1200, 8.5L) - [WeBWorK]()
### Mon/Tues or Wed/Thurs

Before class

- try next problem on [CA 9U](https://uweau.instructure.com/courses/493418/pages/class-activities-from-beckmann) Formative quiz #### How can (polynomial) formulas be developed from tables? #. create [functions from tables](handouts/finite-differences1.html)

After class

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### Mon/Tues or Wed/Thurs

Before class

- try next problem on [functions from tables](handouts/finite-differences1.html) Formative quiz #### How can linear equations be identified? #. finish [functions from tables](handouts/finite-differences1.html) #. [more examples](handouts/it-it-linear.pdf)

After class

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