Email your instructor: laurel.langford@uwrf.edu.
Week of 
Topics and meetings 
Tasks 
Sept 5 
Saturday Sept 5 at UWRF If you were not able to be in class, you should read the syllabus, study chapters 2 and 3 of Children's Mathematics, and read and/or watch lessons 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 6 and 7. 
See you in class! 
Sept 712 
Tuesday evening: Computer check. Log
in to class. If it's not working, call me at 7154253119.

Identifying addition and subtraction problems by their
CGI type: 
Sept 1419 
Read the lessons (Order CGI problems by direct modeling difficulty and phrasing to make word problems easier or harder) before Tuesday's class. 
Order CGI problems by
direct modeling difficulty (What problem types are
easier and harder). (Read also the practice problems) 
Sept 2126 
Tuesday evening: have your Cuisenaire
rods (colored rods) and linking cubes available to use
during class, as well as paper and colored pencils for
notes. 
Manipulatives, fundamental skills and making connections
between problem types: 
Sept 28Oct 3 
Tuesday evening 
Counting strategies for addition and subtraction 
Oct 510 
Tuesday evening and Saturday October 10 at UWRF

Read/watch the derived
facts strategies for addition lesson 
Oct 1217 
Tuesday optional 
Read/watch the lesson on building
up through ten to subtract 
Oct 1924 

Open
or print the homework
file before you start working on the equals sign
lesson, because part of the assignment is note taking. 
Oct 2631 
Before class please Watch the lesson on this site Bean Sprouts (scroll downthe video you want is number 15) and take notes on the strategies children used to solve the problems. 
Teaching about 2digit addition and subtraction
using questioning and discussing 
Nov 27 
Tuesday evening and Saturday Nov 7 at UWRF Bring the cell phone or camera that you use to take video recordings to class. If you need a special cable to transfer your video to a computer, please bring that too. Bring your manipulatives box to class. Bring to class the children's book you're thinking of using for your math read aloud. 
*Watch and read about using manipulatives to
teach addition and subtraction (you'll be recording yourself explaining one of these during class Saturday). 2digit work; 3 digit addition; 3 digit subtraction. 
Nov 914 
Tuesday optional (I will be available to answer questions.) 
The first lesson is about representing and Multiplication and division. assignment . 
Nov 1621 
Tuesday evening 
Learn about multiplication
properties and basic facts and do the associated assignment

Nov 2328 
No meetings and homeworks. Happy Thanksgiving! 

Nov 30Dec5 

Multiplying higher numbers lesson and assignment

Dec 712 
Tuesday evening and 
No new lessons. Review anything you missed from the lessons since Nov 7. Here are some more problems to studyPortfolio submission instructions 
Dec 1519 

Dec 19 is the last day to turn in
outstanding field experience assignments (reports on your
number talk and math read aloud teaching experiences).
