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. 8

Due today …

  1. Writing assignment and CYO

Problem solving

Sept. 15

Due today …

  1. Writing assignment and CYO
  2. Bring handouts (see below) to class

Formative assessment

Sept. 22

Due today …

  1. Writing assignment and CYO
  2. Bring handouts (see below) to class

Number and operations I

Sept. 29

Due today …

  1. Writing assignment and CYO
  2. Bring handouts (see below) to class

Number and operations, continued

Oct. 6

Due today …

  1. Writing assignment and CYO
  2. Bring handouts (see below) to class

Fractions (rational numbers)

Oct. 13

Due today …

  1. Writing assignment and CYO
  2. Bring handouts (see below) to class

Algebraic thinking

Oct. 20

Due today …

  1. Writing assignment and CYO
  2. Bring handouts (see below) to class

Algebra and functions

assign Research questions (for Literature Review)

Oct. 27

Due today …

  1. Writing assignment and CYO
  2. Bring handouts (see below) to class

Geometry and measurement

Assign Literature Review

Nov. 3

Due today …

  1. Writing assignment and CYO
  2. Research questions for Literature Review
  3. Bring handouts (see below) to class

Geometry in high school

Nov. 10

Due today …

  1. Writing assignment and CYO
  2. Bring handouts (see below) to class

Probability

Nov. 17

Due today …

  1. Writing assignment and CYO
  2. Bring handouts (see below) to class
  3. CYO - bring statistics activity to do with classmates

Statistics

Assign Probes Project

Nov. 24

Due today …

  1. identify potential probes
  2. Literature Review

Probe workshop (optional)

Dec. 1

Due today …

  1. Writing assignment and CYO

Conceptual understanding

  • student evals & new groups
  • conceptual understanding tasks

Dec. 8

Due today …

  1. Writing assignment and CYO

Questioning / Motivation

    • student evals & new groups
    • ???

Reminder: Probe projects due this Friday by noon!

Final class