ELEM ED 405 – Math/STEM Methods #1

This course is an introduction to the methods and materials used in the teaching of mathematics in grades K-8. Emphasis will be on instructional planning, concept development and the use of the Washington State Learning Standards to anchor instructional decisions. In this course, candidates will develop skills and identify resources to plan and teach effective, standards-based math lessons as they move through the teaching and learning cycle. Candidates will learn how to establish equitable learning environments that are accessible while maintaining high expectations for all students.

Addressed: 1.D, 4.A-C
Assessed: 1.D.1-6, 1.D.11-12, 4.A-C