Grading: Grades will be based on the following:
Grading will be awarded as follows based on the number of points received:
I do not give extra credit. In extreme circumstances, I will allow a student to make up a test through SSC library but contact must be made prior to the in-class test.
MATH 1350: Fundamentals of Mathematics II |Mathematics for Elementary Teachers
Instructor: Dr. Cynthia Steward
|Class Meetings||5:00 - 8:00 p.m. M | SSC 101|
|Instructor's Phone||(W) 903-885-1232|
|Voice Mail||(903) 439-6154 Ext 405|
|Office Hours||Mon - Thurs 8:00 a.m. to 8:25 a.m.
Mon - Thurs 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Tues - 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Friday by Appointment
Stein, Libeskind, and Lott. Mathematics for Elementary Teachers, 11th ed. Print.
This text is required as well as the activity book and the manipulative kit.
Traditional lecture and the guided practice of work with manipulatives will be the primary types of delivery. Peer tutoring and homework exercises for drill and practice will be included as well.
Paris Junior College Educational Role and Mission:
As an open door community college the mission of Paris Junior College is to provide a comprehensive college experienced with national and international involvement meeting the educational and cultural needs of all students by offering quality general education for freshmen and sophomores leading to associate degrees and certificates.
Course Description: The Paris Junior College Catalog describes this course as: Concepts of geometry, probability, and statistics, as well as applications of the algebraic properties of real numbers to concepts of measurement with an emphasis on problem solving and critical thinking. This course is designed specifically for students who seek middle grade (4 through 8) teacher certification. Prerequisite: MATH 1314
Topics included are decimals, irrational numbers, statistics, probability, geometric figures and tessellations, and measurements. We will be working from Chapters 6-11. A complete list of objectives can be found at the Web site: http://www.parisjc.edu
Prerequisite: MATH 1314
Students must have passed MATH 1350 with a C or better before enrolling in MATH 1351.
If there is any student in this class who has special needs because of any disability, please feel free to come and discuss this with me. This information will be kept confidential and arrangements will be made to facilitate your learning experience. The College will provide reasonable accommodations for students with qualified disabilities. It is the students' responsibility to contact and disclose the nature and extent of the disability to the ADA Coordinator located in the Counseling/Advising Center at all campuses.