Issues in secondary mathematics

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. 7
Due today … #. [Writing assignment and CYO](https://uweau.instructure.com/courses/403616/assignments) #### Formative assessment - [agenda](https://www.icloud.com/keynote/0rTKWmm33obPF9nER_YiCIr3w#2_formative_assessment) - assign groups - syllabus scavenger hunt - introduce probes (more examples)
### Sept. 14
Due today … #. [Writing assignment and CYO](https://uweau.instructure.com/courses/403616/assignments) #### Conceptual understanding - [agenda](https://www.icloud.com/keynote/01xKwNRbuqYT50WiwNcoCxWSQ#2_conceptual_understanding) - conceptual understanding tasks - discuss Standards for Mathematical Practice - justification with which doesn't belong?
### Sept. 21
Due today … #. [Writing assignment and CYO](https://uweau.instructure.com/courses/403616/assignments) #### Number and operations - [agenda](https://www.icloud.com/keynote/0udLDa5lfN84Bv-5j5-IVhUDQ#3_number_and_operations) - base five: introduction, operations - base systems
### Sept. 28
Due today … #. [Writing assignment and CYO](https://uweau.instructure.com/courses/403616/assignments) #### Number and operations: Algorithms - [agenda](https://www.icloud.com/keynote/0iQwo2kHVODs1hYZ5JKQpaSMQ#4_numbers_and_operations%2C_part_2) - alternate algorithms - error patterns (aka. buggy algorithms)
### Oct. 5
Due today … #. [Writing assignment and CYO](https://uweau.instructure.com/courses/403616/assignments) New groups #### Fractions (rational numbers) - [agenda](https://www.icloud.com/keynote/01V45_8zFzU1Veom9r8ykBxlg#5_rational_numbers) - strip diagrams - division: partitive (sharing) vs measurement (quotative) - division of fractions assign research questions (for Literature Review)
### Oct. 12
Due today … #. [Writing assignment and CYO](https://uweau.instructure.com/courses/403616/assignments) #. Research questions for Literature Review #### Algebraic thinking - [agenda](https://www.icloud.com/keynote/0vCRDYCW8bVS7_eAyk69Bw8JQ#6_algebraic_thinking) - CCSS-M problem types - strip diagrams (Beckmann, 2014) - (if time) puzzles: arithmagons, cryptarithms, circuit board square Assign Literature Review
### Oct. 19
Due today … #. [Writing assignment and CYO](https://uweau.instructure.com/courses/403616/assignments) #### Algebra and functions - [agenda](https://www.icloud.com/keynote/0GOj19q-3t96dntAzRTae7psg#7_algebra_and_functions) - polynomial functions from tables: tutorial, practice - function notation & operations
### Oct. 26
Due today … #. [Writing assignment and CYO](https://uweau.instructure.com/courses/403616/assignments) #### Geometry and measurement - [agenda](https://www.icloud.com/keynote/0Fs1kNDjzuCF-wivhOxmTbbvQ#8_geometry_and_measurement) - conversions - measuring length, area, surface area, volume - A coordinate plan logic puzzle (Sine of the Times)
### Nov. 2
Due today … #. [Writing assignment and CYO](https://uweau.instructure.com/courses/403616/assignments) Literature review check-in with Abbie #### Geometry in high school - [agenda](https://www.icloud.com/keynote/0TQLeWj0fFKGjnsihW5dyvIFA#9_high_school_geometry) - Van Hiele levels, definitions - triangle congruency: SSA, T1, T2, T3, T4, T5 - GeoGebra vs proof
### Nov. 9
Due today … #. [Writing assignment and CYO](https://uweau.instructure.com/courses/403616/assignments) #. Literature Review (by end of the day) #### Probability - [agenda](https://www.icloud.com/keynote/0OWN_VICai-5Q_zeuDt8cA5vg#10_probability) - experimental vs. theoretical probability (Law of Large Numbers) - painted cube problem Assign Probes Project
### Nov. 16
Due today … #. review [math assessment probes](https://uweau.instructure.com/courses/403616/files/34658869) (Tobey & Arline, 2014) #. review example probes & more examples #. identify potential student grade level #. identify potential topic and misconceptions #### Probe workshop - work time to develop probes for Probes Project
### Nov. 23
#### Class cancelled for Data collection
### Nov. 30
Due today … #. [Writing assignment and CYO](https://uweau.instructure.com/courses/403616/assignments) #### Statistics - [agenda](https://www.icloud.com/keynote/0aHXpFQNr_0rP7b-iEezT-vYg#11_statistics) - examples of misleading representations: 1, 2, 3
### Dec. 7
Due today … #. [Writing assignment and CYO](https://uweau.instructure.com/courses/403616/assignments) #### Current topics in Mathematics Education - [agenda](https://www.icloud.com/keynote/0LDDM_5aKhVi41tVRnCMLL5Vw#12_current_topics) - discuss Get up, stand up: Fighting systemic injustice through teaching (Ball, 2020)
### Dec. 14
Due today … #. Probe projects (by end of the day) #. (optional) Final presentations #### Last class - [agenda](https://www.icloud.com/keynote/0O-PXmTtxE1AsU_56-boME9yg#13_final) - (optional) Final presentations - class feedback - student evaluations
### Final exam time - Zoom link in Canvas - return Probe projects - Final presentations