Welcome MTH 125 Mathematics for Elementary Teachers (Syllabus)

MTH 125-01 MTWR 7:45-8:40 CH 43
MTH 125-02 MTWR 8:50-9:45 CH 43
Course notes, handouts, solutions, and grades are also located on D2L.

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MTH 125 Calendar and Homework
  Week 1 
9/6  Course Introduction 
9/7  Section 1.1 and 1.2 HW: LE #1, 3, 7, 8, 9 
9/8  More Problem Solving Tasks
  Week 2 
9/12  Section 1.3 LE #1, 4, 5, 6, and SE #3; Section #1.4 LE # 1, 3, 4, 5, 8
Journal Prompt #1: Select on problem in 1.5 Check Yourself and write a one-paragraph entry. Due Monday Sept 19
9/13  Student WEA Picnic 4:30-6:00 @ Myrick Park --- Quick Check #2
Section 2.1 LE 4, 6, 7; Section 2.2 LE #1, 5bcd, 9
Journal Prompt #2 (Think About pg. 21)
9/14  Section 2.2 #6; Section 2.3 LE 2, 3, 5, 9,
Journal Prompt #3 (2.3 LE #25)
9/15  Quick Check #3 Section 2.3 LE # 12, 13, 15, 17 
  Week 3 
9/19 Section 2.4 LE #1, 2a, 2b, 2c, 4, 5, 6, 9 (example Podcasts Base-Five Addition and Subtraction)
9/20 Section 2.4 Continues
9/21 Section 3.1 HW 1, 3, 4 ,6, 7, 9, 10, 11
9/22 Section 3.2 HW 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 8, 9, 10, 11
   Week 4
9/26 Sections 3.4 HW 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 9, 10, 15
Journal #3 Posted to D2L
9/27 Section 3.5 3, 4, 5, 8, 9
9/28 Section 4.1 LE: # 2, 3, 4, 5, SE: # 2-4. 9, 10 with 3.3 - HW #2,5 3.6 - Discussion #7
9/29 Sections 3.6 LE: 1-5; 3.7 LE #1-9 and Intro to Project #1
   Week 5
10/3 Sections Section 4.1 Continued
10/4 Review Exam #1 (See D2L for review and solutions)
10/5 Exam #1
10/6 Modeling Project #1 (See D2L for details)
   Week 6
10/10 Section 6.1 HW 1-5, 12, 13, 15, 16, 17 with additional problems posted on D2L. Journal #4 Prompt a: Construct and Solve two Pattern Block Challenges.
10/11 Sections 6.2 HW 2, 4, 6, 8, 11, 12
10/12 Section 6.2 Continued
10/13 Section 6.3 HW #1, 2, 4, 5, 6, and 6.4 HW 5, 8
   Week 7
10/17 Section 6.5 In class worksheet
10/18 Section 7.1 HW 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 11, 13, 14, 17
10/19 Section 7.1 Continued
10/20 Group Modeling Project Fractions
   Week 8
10/24 Project #2 Presentation and Project #2 Part II
10/25 Section 7.2 HW 1, 3, 6, 7, 8-13, 16-20
10/26 Section 7.3 HW
10/27 Section 7.3 Continued
   Week 9
10/31 Sections 8.1 and 8.2
11/1 Sections 9.1 and 9.2
11/2 Section 9.3
11/3 Review
   Week 10
11/7 Exam #2
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10/13  
   Week 4
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