EDUC 4330 Math Strategies

A study of materials, methods, and fundamental principles necessary to teach math in grades elementary and middle levels. The emphasis is on acquiring the knowledge and skills needed for planning, organizing, and effectively delivering math instruction based upon the math TEKS in a developmentally appropriate manner using manipulatives, pictorials, and other concrete objects. Specific areas are covered are number concepts, patterns, and algebra, geometry, and measurements, probability and statistics and the mathematical processes. The course if field-based and students are expected to design and participate in learning activities both in the field and in the UMHB classroom