Math4010 Math for Elementary Teachers I
Spring, 2013
General Course Info

Syllabus

Course Outline (Schedule)

Portfolio Assignment

Portfolio Assignment Cover Sheet

Handout Packet (pgs 139)

Handout Packet (pgs 4080)

Graph Paper Fractions Book

Elementary Classroom Mathematics Book
List

Portfolio Number System Properties (from
Chalise :) )

Understanding of Numbers Across Grade Levels
(from Demi)
Note: There is special tutoring set up for Math4010/4020 students offered in room #152 in the Math Center on Mondays from 3:30 to 4:15 p.m. and Tuesdays from 11:00 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. throughout the semester.

Syllabus
Practicum

Classroom Visit Permission Slip

Practicum Assignment

Observation Questions

Practicum Letter to Teachers/Principals
 Example Practicum

Classroom Visit Permission Slip
Homework Assignments
 Section 1.1: Assessment 11A #15 all, 7, 8, 1015 all;
Assessment 11B #8, 11, 13; Mathematical Connections 11 #1, 3, 7,
8
Homework #2: (due Tuesday, 1/22)
 Section 1.2: Assessment 12A #1, 2, 4, 6, 810 all, 12, 13, 14;
Assessment 12B #6, 8; Mathematical Connections #8, 9, 11, 12
 Section 2.1: Assessment 21A #18 all, 1014 all, 16, 18,
19, 20, 2227 all; Assessment 21B #38 all, 1113 all, 15, 16, 18,
21, 23, 25; Mathematical Connections #1, 3
Homework #3: (due Tuesday, 1/29)
 Section 2.2: Assessment 22A #1, 2, 3, 611 all, 14, 15,
16; Assessment 22B #3, 6, 7, 9, 10, 14, 15, 16; Mathematical
Connections #24 all, 8, 10, 1214 all
 Section 2.3: Assessment 23A #17 all, 9, 10, 11, 1317
all, 19, 20; Assessment 23B #1, 2, 3, 5, 9, 10, 14, 15, 16, 17, 19;
Mathematical Connections #1, 4, 6, 9, 11, 12, 14
 Venn Diagram worksheet (handed out in class)
Homework #4: (due Tuesday, 2/5)
 Venn Diagram
Problems
Class Data for Venn Diagram Problems
 Section 3.1: Assessment 31A #1, 2, 410 all, 12, 1419
all; Assessment 31B #1, 5, 8, 14, 18; Mathematical Connections #1,
2, 4, 7, 9, 12, 18
 Section 3.2: Assessment 32A #17 all, 9, 1114 all, 16,
17, 18, 21; Assessment 32B #2, 5, 7, 1113 all, 17, 18;
Mathematical Connectons #2, 4, 612 all
Homework #5: (due Tuesday, 2/12)
 Worksheet handout (given in class)
 Reflection Questions for
Homework #5
 Section 3.3: Assessment 33A #1, 2, 3, 510 all, 12, 14,
15, 16, 19, 20, 21, 30; Assessment 33B #2, 3, 5, 9, 10, 15, 26, 30;
Mathematical Connections #1, 2, 4, 5, 7, 10, 13
Homework #6: (due Tuesday, 2/19)
 Section 3.4: Assessment 34A #1, 2, 48 all, 1116 all,
18, 21, 22, 24; Assessment 34B #4, 8, 12, 15, 21, 22, 24;
Mathematical Connections #2, 9, 10, 12, 13
 Worksheets (handed out in class)
 Section 3.5: Assessment 35A #16 all, 812 all, 1419 all;
Assessment 35B #3, 5, 6, 7, 9, 10, 15, 18; Mathematical Connections
#2, 4, 9, 11, 12
 Reflection & Other Questions for
Homework #6
Homework #7: (due Tuesday, 2/26)
 Practicum Observation ReportType a one or two page report (doublespaced) describing your insights from your practicum observations.
Homework #8: (due Tuesday, 3/5)
 Section 4.1: Assessment 41A #1,2 ,3, 6, 8, 12, 13, 14,
15; Assessment 41B #1, 2, 4, 7, 8, 9, 12, 18; Mathematical
Connections #1, 4, 5, 10, 12, 14, 19, 20
 Section 4.2: Assessment 42A #1, 2, 6, 7, 10, 15, 19;
Assessment 42B #1,2 , 3, 512 all, 1417 all, 20; Mathematical
Connections #1, 3, 4, 6, 12, 14, 16
 Worksheets on Prime Numbers (given out in class)
Homework #9: (due Tuesday, 3/19)
 Section 4.3: Assessment 43A #16 all, 814 all, 16, 22;
Assessment 43B #14 all, 6, 8, 9, 11, 16, 20; Mathematical
Connections #2, 5, 8, 9, 14, 15
 Reflection for HW9: (1) Go
to www.uen.org/commoncore and read
through the "Parent Roadmap" documents for Kindergarten through
first grade Math. (2) Go
to www.corestandards.org/Math/Content and
read through the mathematics common core for Kindergarten and first
grade.
Type a one page (doublespaced) reflection about any insights you have and what you learned regarding what's expected of students mathematically in those grades.
 Section 5.1: Assessment 51A #111 all, 1317 all, 20, 22,
25, 26; Assessment 51B #27 all, 11, 17, 20, 22, 25; Mathematical
Connections #1, 3, 4, 7, 8, 13, 15
Homework #10: (due Tuesday, March 26)
 Section 5.2: Assessment 52A #19 all, 1318 all, 20, 21,
23, 24, 28; Assessment 52B #1, 2, 3, 7, 1317 all, 20, 21, 24, 28;
Mathematical Connections #3, 6, 13, 14
 Reflection for HW10: (1) Go
to www.uen.org/commoncore and read
through the "Parent Roadmap" documents for second through
fourth grade Math. (2) Go
to www.corestandards.org/Math/Content and
read through the mathematics common core for second through fourth
grade.
Type a one page (doublespaced) reflection about any insights you have and what you learned regarding what's expected of students mathematically in those grades.
 Section 6.1: Assessment 61A #113 all, 16, 17, 18, 23,
24; Assessment 61B #1, 2, 3, 6, 8, 12, 13, 17, 22; Mathematical
Connections #13 all, 9, 10, 11, 13, 14, 17, 18
Homework #11: (due Tuesday, April 2)
 Section 6.2: Assessment 62A #1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 8, 9, 10, 13,
14, 15, 20, 22, 23; Assessment 62B #1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 9, 12, 14, 15,
21, 22; Mathematical Connections #1, 3, 4, 5, 8, 13, 14, 16
 Graph Paper Fractions Book Please read the entire book
and print the pages that require work and turn in those pages of
work to be graded.
 Reflection for HW11: (1) Go
to www.uen.org/commoncore and read
through the "Parent Roadmap" documents for fifth through
sixth grade Math. (2) Go
to www.corestandards.org/Math/Content and
read through the mathematics common core for fifth through sixth
grade.
Type a one page (doublespaced) reflection about any insights you have and what you learned regarding what's expected of students mathematically in those grades.
 Section 6.3: Assessment 63A #16 all, 8, 9, 10, 1218 all,
22; Assessment 63B #1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 11, 1215 all, 17, 18;
Mathematical Connections #1, 2, 4, 5, 1016 all
 Fraction Arithmetic Worksheet (given and started in class) Please do
this without a calculator so you can truly practice your arithmetic skills.
Homework #12: (due Tuesday, April 9)
 Fraction Story Problems Worksheet
 Section 6.4: Assessment 64A #14 all, 610 all, 12, 17,
18, 22; Assessment 64B #14 all, 6, 7, 8, 12, 15, 20, 21;
Mathematical Connections #2, 4, 5, 7, 13, 14, 16
 Portfolio InDepth Problem (handed out in class)
 Reflection for HW12
 Section 7.1: Assessment 71A #113 all, 18; Assessment 71B
#17 all, 11, 15, 16; Mathematical Connections #5, 8, 13, 15, 16
Homework #13: (due Tuesday, April 16)
 Section 7.2: Assessment 72A #1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 8, 1216 all,
1821 all, 2427 all; Assessment 72B #1, 2, 3, 8, 13, 14, 15, 18,
19; Mathematical Connections #3, 6, 12, 13, 14
 Section 7.3: Assessment 73A #14 all, 7, 8, 9, 1116 all,
19; Assessment 73B #1, 2, 4, 11, 14, 15, 17; Mathematical
Connections #1, 4, 11, 12
 Reflection for HW13: On the first day of class, you
answered these two questions. Answer these questions again at this
time: (a) Write 46 adjectives that characterize your experience
with math. (b) Describe your attitude toward math. Has there been
any change for you? If so, describe what has changed and why. If
not, describe why and what would make a difference for you.
 Another Reflection for HW13: Go to
this
link and read the article. Also, watch the fiveminute video
(on page where the link sends you) regarding the article and its
results. Type a onepage reflection about your thoughts after
reading/watching this and include your personal teaching goal
surrounding this important issue.
Homework #14: (due Tuesday, April 23)

Decimal/Percent/Simplifying Problems
 Number System
Problems
 Section 7.4: Assessment 74A #115 all, 18, 19, 20, 21,
23, 26, 31; Assessment 74B #14 all, 6, 7, 9, 10, 12, 17, 19, 23,
24, 34; Mathematical Connections #15 all, 8, 21, 22, 24
 Section 8.1:
Assessment 81A #15 all, 7, 10, 11, 13, 20, 22; Assessment 81B #3,
4, 7, 9, 10, 11, 20; Mathematical Connections #1, 3, 4, 6, 11, 13,
14, 15
Homework #1: (due Tuesday, 1/15)
 Section 1.1: Assessment 11A #15 all, 7, 8, 1015 all;
Assessment 11B #8, 11, 13; Mathematical Connections 11 #1, 3, 7,
8
Exam Reviews
 Midterm 1 Review (This test covers chapters
13.) Jeopardy
Review
 Midterm 2 Review (This test covers chapters
47.) Review
 Final Exam Review
Chapter 1 Review #7, 8, 12, 14, 15, 18
Chapter 2 Review #25 all, 7, 9, 17, 18, 21, 22, 24, 28
Chapter 3 Review #1, 4, 5, 7, 12, 13, 14, 18, 21, 22, 23, 28
Chapter 4 Review #1, 3, 6, 12, 13, 14, 16, 19, 21, 22, 24
Chapter 5 Review #3, 5, 6, 8, 9, 13
Chapter 6 Review #1, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 9, 10, 12, 18, 20, 21, 22, 28, 34, 39, 40, 41
Chapter 7 Review #2, 5, 6, 9, 12, 13, 17, 20, 21, 22
Chapter 8 Review #1, 2, 3
 Midterm 1 Review (This test covers chapters
13.) Jeopardy
Review