Mathematics For Elementary School Teachers

Course Section Number
MTH
106

Description

A course designed to develop an understanding of the mathematical concepts supporting topics taught at the elementary level. Central to these is the number sense required to teach basic operations (addition, subtraction,multiplication and division) with non-negative integers. Fractions, decimals, mental calculation and estimation are also considered. Students will use visualization, diagrams,manipulatives, and engaging in mathematical conversation to explore alternative ways of understanding and communicating required concepts. This course does not satisfy the mathematics requirement of the General Education Core.

Division

Natural Science and Mathematics

Subject

Mathematics

Academic Level

Undergraduate

Credits

1.00 c.u.

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