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Elementary Methods: Mathematics And Science
This undergraduate-level course is 5 weeks This course is available as part of a degree or certificate program. To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Representative.
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Instructional Strategies in Mathematics and Science
- Identify instructional strategies for incorporating real-world problem solving that uses mathematical reasoning.
- Describe instructional activities that illustrate science concepts and principles, scientific investigation, and experimentation.
- Identify inquiry-based and interactive learning strategies in mathematics and science instruction.
- Analyze instructional strategies for integrating mathematics and science with other subjects.
- Analyze a variety of instructional tools that are designed to help students reason, solve problems, and communicate effectively in science and mathematics.
Integrating Science and Mathematics in Curriculum, Instruction, andTechnology
- Develop an integrated unit involving mathematics, science, technology, and other content areas, as appropriate.
- Describe the effect of technology on science and mathematics content and processes.
Science and Mathematics Content and Standards
Identify the specific content and process standards in P–8 science and mathematics.
- Apply national, state, and local science and mathematics standards to instruction and assessment.
- Integrate national, state, and local technology standards into science and mathematics instruction.
- Describe major perspectives on how children learn mathematics and science.
Classroom Management and the Learning Environment
- Identify specific classroom management issues related to math and science instruction.
- Explain effective classroom management strategies that can be used during science and math instruction.
- Describe current trends and issues regarding differentiating mathematics and science instruction for diverse learners.
- Analyze strategies for accommodating diversity in the learning environment.
- Identify strategies for increasing parental involvement and communication.
Assessment in Science and Mathematics
- Evaluate assessment techniques, tools, and strategies used to measure student learning in science and mathematics.
- Develop formative and summative assessments in science and mathematics that are aligned with standards and that guide instruction.
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