Mathematical Reasoning in the Elementary Grades: Number Systems

SED ME 503

This four-credit course is a prerequisite for ME 504. It is required for graduate students majoring in elementary education who are preparing to become teachers of children in kindergarten through grade five. This course focuses on topics in number systems and operations with an emphasis on number, operations, mental mathematics, proportionality, number theory, and probability. Students explore the mathematics from the perspective of a student and a teacher. The emphasis is on making sense of key ideas of number and operations and on exploring how students? understanding of these topics emerge and develop. 4cr, 1st sem.

FALL 2015 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A1 Dickman SED 406 TR 12:30 pm-2:00 pm Grad students
only.
A1 Dickman SED 406 T 2:00 pm-3:00 pm Grad students
only.

SPRG 2016 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
OL Dickman ARR TBD-TBD Tfa only online
South Coast and
Western MA only
On-line course
OL Dickman TBD-TBD Tfa only online
South Coast and
Western MA only
On-line course

SPRG 2016 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
T1 Callis SED 408 W 6:00 pm-9:00 pm Tfa and SED
students only.
T1 Callis TBD-TBD Tfa and SED
students only.

SPRG 2016 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
T3 Johnson SED 406 T 6:00 pm-9:00 pm Tfa and SED
students only.
T3 Johnson TBD-TBD Tfa and SED
students only.

Note: this course was also offered during Summer Term

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